WI 15th Inf Co A. Residence: Chicago, Illinois. Civil War: Age 22. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 9 Dec 1861 at Chicago. Mustered 18 Dec 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Wounded and taken prisoner in Battle of Stone’s River, Tennessee, 31 Dec 1862. Exchanged at St. Louis, Missouri. Assigned as escort with supply train from Stevenson, Alabama, 13 Oct 1863. Mustered out with Company at Chattanooga, Tennessee, 20 Dec 1864. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-3; red book vol 20 p14; blue book vol 20 p10) (Buslett p345) (Ulvestad p268) (Ager p291)