WI 15th Inf Co H. Residence: Freeborn County, Minnesota. Civil War: Age 18. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 22 Nov 1861 in Freeborn County and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 13 Feb 1862. Private. Wounded at Stone’s River, Tennessee, 31 Dec 1862, and sent to hospital. Was an orderly in a hospital in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, on 20 Mar 1863. Sick in Chattanooga, Tennessee, 28 Nov 1863. Sick in Knoxville, Tennessee, 18 Feb 1864. Mustered out with H Company 13 Feb 1865 at Chattanooga. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-10; red book vol 20 p118) (Buslett p572) (Ager p310) “Peterson, Peter” “Petterson, Peter”