WI 15th Inf Co A. Residence: Boone County, Illinois. Civil War: Age 20. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 10 Oct 1861 at Chicago. Mustered 15 Nov 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Promoted to Sergeant. Wagoner with the supply unit. Absent with division supply train 16 Sep 1863. Absent sick in Chattanooga, Tennessee, since 28 Nov 1863. Mustered out with Company, Chattanooga, Tennessee, on 20 Dec 1864. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-3; blue book vol 20 p16) (Buslett p355) (Ulvestad p260) (Ager p292)