WI 15th Inf Co C. Residence: Madison, Dane County (or Ridgeway, Iowa County), Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 19. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 29 Dec 1861 at Madison and mustered there on 6 Jan 1862. Private. Transferred at Mississippi River Island No. 10 on orders from Colonel Hans C. Heg, to WI 15th Inf Co E on 1 May 1862. Served as escort with the provision transport from Stevenson, Alabama, on 13 Oct 1863. Absent because of illness on 18 Jul 1864. Mustered out with Company E on 20 Dec 1864. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-5, red book vol 20 p78) (Buslett p430) (Ager p300, 306) (Ulvestad p331) (TAR)