(c. 1844 - 1863)
Home State: Wisconsin
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 6th Wisconsin Infantry
In 1860 he was a 16 year old day laborer and lived with his parents and brother William in Leicester, Dave County, WI. He enlisted in Company A, 6th Wisconsin Infantry on 25 June 1861.
On the Campaign
He was detached to Battery B, 4th US Artillery on 12 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was mortally wounded in action at Gettysburg, PA while serving with Battery B and died on 21 July 1863 in a field hospital in Gettysburg.
References & notes
c. 1844; Lewis County, NY
07/21/1863; Gettysburg, PA; burial in Gettysburg National Cemetery, Gettysburg, PA