WI 15th Inf Co K. Residence: Freeborn County, Minnesota. Civil War: Age 24. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 18 Jan 1862 and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 11 Feb 1862. Designated Corporal on 1 Feb 1862. Left behind sick at Mississippi River Island No. 10 on 11 Jun 1862. Sick in hospital in Farmington, Mississippi, in July; sick in Corinth, Mississippi, in October; and died of disease in Edgefield Junction, 19 Nov 1862. Buried in National Cemetery in Nashville, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 76-12, 77-8; red book vol 20 p140) (Buslett p639) (Ulvestad p265) (Ager p319) (FCHS) “Peterson, Narve”