WI 15th Inf Co B. Residence: Door Creek, Dane County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 32. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 11 Dec 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered there the same day. Private. Missing in Battle of Chickamauga, Georgia, 20 Sep 1863. Later found to be a Prisoner of war in Libby Prison, Richmond, Virginia, 5 Nov 1863. Died from wounds in a military prison in Danville, Virginia, 25 Apr 1864. Buried in an anonymous grave in National Cemetery, Danville. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-4; red book vol 20 p 28) (Buslett p377) (Ager p294) (RWV p808)