(1829 - 1920)
Home State: Wisconsin
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 6th Wisconsin Infantry
From Appleton, he enrolled in Company E, 6th Wisconsin Infantry as 2nd Lieutenant on 10 May 1861, and was promoted to First Lieutenant on 18 September 1861. He was in action at Brawner's Farm (2nd Manassas) in August 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the leg in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam, and promoted to Captain (vice Captain Brown) on 18 September.
The rest of the War
He was at Chancellorsville, VA in May, and wounded again in action at Gettysburg, PA on 1 July 1863. He resigned his commission on 19 March 1864 due to wounds.
After the War
He was Mayor of Appleton in 1877 and 1882.
References & notes
More on the Web
An excellent photograph of him, much later in life, is in the collection of the Appleton Public Library.
06/01/1829; Deerfield, NH
09/03/1920; Appleton, WI; burial in Riverside Cemetery, Appleton, WI