(1837 - 1905)
Home State: Wisconsin
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 7th Wisconsin Infantry
From Platteville, he enlisted in Company C, 7th Wisconsin Infantry on 15 August 1861. Promoted to Corporal.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
Discharged 24 February 1863 for wounds.
After the War
By 1881, still in Plattesville, he was Deputy Sheriff of Grant County.
References & notes
Basic information from State of Wisconsin1. Further details from family genealogists and C.W. Butterfield's History of Grant County, Wisconsin (1881).
08/18/1837; Berkshire, Tioga County, NY
01/31/1905; Wisner, NE; burial in Wisner Cemetery, Wisner, NE
1 State of Wisconsin, Adjutant General's Office, and Chandler P. Chapman, Adj. Gen., Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers, War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865, 2 volumes, Madison: Democrat Printing Co., State Printers, 1886, Vol. 1, pp. 550 - 554 [AotW citation 10574]