(c. 1840 - 1862)
Home State: Wisconsin
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 5th Wisconsin Infantry
A 21 year old from Manitowoc, he enlisted 4 June 1861 in Company A, 5th Wisconsin Infantry.
On the Campaign
He was with his Company in Maryland but died of disease at a hospital in Hagerstown, MD on 8 November 1862.
After the War
He was initially buried in a plot near the Alms House in Hagerstown, but reinterred at the new Antietam National Cemetery in 1866-67.
References & notes
Basic information from the Roster1. Death details from an article in the Hagerstown Herald of Freedom & Torch Light of 12 November 1862.
11/08/1862; Hagerstown, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD