WI 15th Inf Co I. Residence: Scandinavia, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 21. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 9 Nov 1861 at Scandinavia and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 20 Dec 1861. Private. Became unfit for service and was discharged for disease at Mississippi River Island No. 10 on 7 Aug 1862. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-11; red book vol 20 p130) (Buslett p590) (Ulvestad p286) (Ager p314)