(c. 1837 - 1862)
Home State: Minnesota
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 24 year old farmer at High Forest, Olmsted County, MN, he enlisted on 3 June 1862 in Chatfield, MN as Private, Company C, 12th US Infantry.
On the Campaign
He died, probably of disease, at Sharpsburg, MD on 20 October 1862.
After the War
He was reinterred from his original burial on the Antietam battlefield to the National Cemetery during in about 1867.
References & notes
c. 1837; Wayne County, NY
10/20/1862 Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD
1 Antietam National Cemetery, Board of Trustees, History of Antietam National Cemetery, Baltimore: John W. Woods, Steam Printer, 1869 [AotW citation 4240]
2 US Army, Registers of Enlistments in the United States Army, 1798-1914, Washington, DC: National Archives, 1956, Vol. 142-43, pg. 795 [AotW citation 25181]