WI 15th Inf Co E. Residence: Barre, LaCrosse County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 25. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 8 Dec 1861 in La Crosse County. Mustered 20 Dec 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Sick in hospital at Mississippi River Island No. 10 on 11 Jun 1862. Sick in the general hospital on 28 Jul 1862. Died of disease in hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio, 6 Sep 1862. Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery near Cincinnati, Ohio; lot B grave 140. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 76-7, 77-8; red book vol 20 p72) (Love p1082) (Buslett p473) (TAR) (Ulvestad p275) (Ager p303) “Christoffersen”