WI 15th Inf Co E. Residence: Fayette, Lafayette County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 22. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 26 Dec 1861 in Lafayette County. Mustered 6 Jan 1862 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Promoted to Corporal 1 Jul 1862. Left sick in hospital at Bardstown, Kentucky, on 6 Oct 1862. Died there 6 Nov 1862, of pneumonia. Buried in National Cemetery at Lisabon, Marion County, Kentucky, section B, grave 53. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 76-7, 77-8