WI 15th Inf Co A. Residence: Chicago, Illinois. Civil War: Age 22. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 8 Oct 1861 at Chicago. Mustered 15 Nov 1861 in Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Absent sick in hospital in Chattanooga, Tennessee, since 25 Sep 1863. Absent sick in Knoxville, Tennessee, since 24 Jan 1864; and again on 20 Jul 1864. Mustered out with the company at Chattanooga, Tennessee, on 20 Dec 1864. Sources: (WHS red book vol 20, p14; blue book vol 20, p12) (Buslett p347) (Ager p291) (Ulvestad p273) “Brekkan, Peter”