(1836 - 1918)
Home State: Wisconsin
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd Wisconsin Infantry
He came to Green County, WI about 1850 with his family. From Exeter, he enlisted in Company C, 3rd Wisconsin Infantry on 26 April 1861. Appointed Corporal (date not given).
On the Campaign
He was seriously wounded in the arm in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.
The rest of the War
He was discharged for wounds on 3 April 1863.
After the War
He returned to Wisconsin and married there. He went to Kansas in 1871 and on to Cerro Gordo County, IA in 1875. He farmed in Clear Lake Township there from 1882.
References & notes
04/04/1836; Somerset, Niagara County, NY
09/28/1918; Garner, IA; burial in Concord Cemetery, Garner, IA