WI 15th Inf Co F. Residence: Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 18. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 9 Dec 1861 at Manitowoc, Wisconsin, and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 12 Dec 1861. Private. Sick in Union City, Tennessee, 20 Jun 1862. Served as an escort with the provision transport from Stevenson, Alabama, in Oct 1863. Sick in Chattanooga, Tennessee, 28 Nov 1863. Promoted to Corporal 21 Sep 1864 and to Sergeant 1 Oct 1864. Mustered out with F Company 13 Jan 1865 at Chattanooga. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-8; red book vol 20 p84) (Buslett p517)