WI 15th Inf Co C. Residence: Norway Township, Racine County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 18. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 11 Nov 1861 at Waterford, Wisconsin. Mustered 2 Dec 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Sick in Nashville, 27 Nov 1862. Left behind at Manchester, Tennessee, 1 Jul 1863, because of illness. Absent because of illness in Vincon Valley 9 Sep 1863; also at Wincon’s Gap. Sick in Knoxville 16 Dec 1863. Mustered out with Company 1 Jan 1865, at Chattanooga, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-5; red book vol 20 p 46) (Buslett p414) (Ulvestad p286) (Ager p298) (Meeker)