IL Lt Arty Henshaw’s Battery. Residence: Ottawa, La Salle County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Merchant. Age 27. Blue eyes, black hair, fair complexion, 5’6¼”. Enlisted for three years on 29 Sep 1862 at Ottawa, and mustered there on 3 Dec 1862. Appointed Master Sergeant. Mustered out with his Battery on 18 Jul 1865 as a Private. Sources: (ILSA reel 18 p38)