IL 57th Inf Co G. Born 1846. Civil War: Age 18. Enlisted at Chicago, Illinois, on 29 Feb 1864. Private. Discharged from the service 7 Jul 1865 at Louisville, Kentucky. Post war: Died at age 86 in 1932 and was buried in the Komstad Cemetery in Centerville, South Dakota. Sources: (SDSHS, WPA Veterans Graves Registration, Clay County)