(c. 1836 - ?)
Home State: Minnesota
Branch of Service: Sharpshooters
He enlisted as Private, 2nd Company, Minnesota Sharpshooters on 21 February 1862 at age 26.
On the Campaign
He was severely wounded in the shoulder in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was Convalescent Camp, Alexandria, Va. in December 1862 with no further record.
References & notes
Service from Minnesota in the Civil and Indian Wars.1 His name also seen as Silver Austen.