WI 15th Inf Co E. Residence: Onalaska, LaCrosse County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 22. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 23 Oct 1861 at La Crosse. Mustered 1 Dec 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Left sick at Bird’s Point, Missouri, on 14 Mar 1862; moved to hospital at Mound City, Illinois, 18 Mar 1862. Listed as still there on 3 Jun 1862. Later moved to hospital at Nashville, Tennessee. Known to have gone home on sick furlough. Sick at Murfreesboro, Tennessee, 24 Jun 1863. Died of consumption in New Albany, Indiana, 14 Jul 1863. Buried in New Albany Cemetery. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 76-7, 77-3; red book vol 20 p76) (Buslett p481) (Ager p304) (TAR)