WI 15th Inf Co C. Residence: Norway Township, Racine County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 41. Married. Enlisted for three years on 31 Oct 1861 at Waterford, Wisconsin, and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, on 2 Dec 1861. Private. Served on military police duty 20 Dec 1862. Sick in hospital at Murfreesboro from 16th to 26th of March 1863. Mustered out with C Company at 1 Jan 1865 at Chattanooga, Tennessee. Post war: Buried in Jefferson Prairie Cemetery, Clinton, Wisconsin. Sources: (WHS red book vol 20 p50) (Buslett p429) (Ulvestad p330) (Ager p300) (Meeker) (Hedberg) “Stensby, Erik” “Stensby, Erick O.” “Stensbye, Erick”