WI 15th Inf Co A. Residence: Chicago, Illinois. Civil War: Age 36. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 26 Oct 1861 at Chicago. Mustered 15 Nov 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Left behind, sick, in Iuka, Mississippi, 28 Aug 1862. Wounded at Stone’s River 21 Dec 1862 and sent to Nashville, Tennessee. Illness left him unfit for further service and he was discharged for his wounds at Murfreesboro, Tennessee, on 7 Apr 1863. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-3; red book vol 20 p 18) (Buslett p358) (Ager p292) (Ulvestad p300) (Quiner p 621)