WI 15th Inf Co K. Residence: Lafayette County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 19. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 22 Jan 1862 in Lafayette County and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 11 Feb 1862. Private. Died of disease in Regimental Hospital at Mississippi River Island No. 10 on 22 May 1862. Buried in Mississippi River National Cemetery near Memphis, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 76-12, 77-3; red book vol 20 p146) (Buslett p631) (Ager p318) (Ulvestad p304).