WI 15th Inf Co G. Residence: Clinton, Rock County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 23. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 3 Oct 1861 at Beloit, Wisconsin, and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 13 Dec 1861. Private. Died of Nerve fever in hospital at Mississippi River Island No. 10, 24 May 1862. Buried in Mississippi River National Cemetery at Memphis, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-9; red book vol 20 p100) (Love p1082) (Buslett p531) (Ulvestad p275) (Ager p312) “Christenson, Matias”