(c. 1840 - ?)
Home State: Wisconsin
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd Wisconsin Infantry
From Platteville, he enlisted in Company F, 3rd Wisconsin Infantry on 5 May 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.
The rest of the War
He was discharged 20 December 1862 to enlist in the Regular US Army. He enlisted 20 November 1862 at Ft. Hamilton, NY in Battery G, 5th US Artillery, listed as a farmer, age 22. He reenlisted at the end of his service term on 29 June 1864.
References & notes
1 Bryant, Edwin Eustace, History of the Third Regiment of Wisconsin Veteran Volunteer Infantry 1861-1865, Madison: Arthur H Clark Co. for the Veteran Association of the Regiment, 1891, pp. 425 - 427 [AotW citation 15269]
2 US Army, Registers of Enlistments in the United States Army, 1798-1914, Washington, DC: National Archives, 1956, Vol. 142, pg. 625 [AotW citation 15275]