WI 15th Inf Co F. Residence: Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 35. Married. Enlisted for three years on 8 Nov 1861 at Manitowoc, Wisconsin, and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 12 Dec 1861. Private. Sick and left behind with the commissary supply train in Dec 1862. Served as wagoner in June 1863. Sick in camp hospital at Chattanooga, Tennessee, Sep 1863. Died of disease in general hospital at Nashville, Tennessee, 21 Nov 1863. Buried in National Cemetery at Nashville, Tennessee; section D, grave 398. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-8; red book vol 20 p92) (Buslett p518) (Ager p308) (Meeker) “Speckerman, William”