WI 15th Inf Co E. Residence: Viroqua, Bad Ax County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 22. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 16 Dec 1861 in Bad Ax County. Mustered 20 Dec 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Detached to serve in ordnance (as an orderly?) at 3rd Brigade Headquarters on 21 Aug 1863. Sick in hospital at Chattanooga 28 Sep 1863; sick at Nashville, Tennessee, since 8 Oct 1863. Sick at Dalton 22 Feb 1864. Mustered out with E Company in Chattanooga, Tennessee, 20 Dec 1864. Post war: Lived at Ostrander, Minnesota. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-7; red book vol 20 p74) (TAR) (Buslett p482) (Ager p277, photo; p304) (Ulvestad p298)