(c. 1834 - 1862)
Home State: Minnesota
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Minnesota Infantry
A 27 year old farm laborer in Richfield, MN, he mustered as Private, Company E, First Minnesota Infantry on 23 May 1861.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds in Washington, DC on 17 November 1862.
References & notes
c. 1834 in ME
11/17/1862; Washington, DC
1 State of Minnesota, Board of Commissioners, Minnesota in the Civil War and Indian Wars 1861-1865, 2 volumes, St. Paul: Pioneer Press Company, 1890-93, Vol. 1, pg. 57 [AotW citation 20239]
2 Barden, Chuck, and Wayne D. Jorgenson, The First Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment , Published 2000, first accessed 01 January 2002, <http://www.1stminnesota.net/>, Source page: /#/soldier/677 [AotW citation 20240]