(c. 1825 - 1876)
Home State: Wisconsin
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd Wisconsin Infantry
A 36 year old farmer from Cottage Grove, he enlisted in Company K, 3rd Wisconsin Infantry on 22 April 1861. He had blue eyes, brown hair, blonde complexion, and was 5'5" tall.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.
The rest of the War
He re-enlisted as a veteran for three years on 23 Feb 1864 at Fayetteville, TN. He mustered out with his Company on 18 July 1865.
References & notes
c. 1825 in NORWAY
10/22/1876; burial in West Koshkonong Lutheran Church Cemetery, Stoughton, WI