WI 15th Inf Co E. Residence: Perry, Dane County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 23. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 23 Nov 1861 in Dane County. Mustered 8 Dec 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Was an escort with the provision transport from Stevenson, Alabama, on 13 Oct 1863. Sick in Chattanooga, Tennessee, 28 Nov 1863. Also sick in Nashville. Mustered out with Company E in Chattanooga, Tennessee, 20 Dec 1864. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-7; red book vol 20 p74) (TAR) (Buslett p480) (Ulvestad p293) (Ager p304) “Hovrud, John”