(1834 - 1862)
Home State: Wisconsin
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd Wisconsin Infantry
From Shullsburg, he enlisted in Company I, 3rd Wisconsin Infantry on 19 April 1861 as Sergeant. He was commissioned 2nd Lieutenant 1 September 1861 and First Lieutenant on 27 November 1861.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
References & notes
04/08/1834 in VA
09/17/1862; 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 4065]
2 Bryant, Edwin Eustace, History of the Third Regiment of Wisconsin Veteran Volunteer Infantry 1861-1865, Madison: Arthur H Clark Co. for the Veteran Association of the Regiment, 1891, pg. 437 [AotW citation 15823]