MN 5th Inf Co H. Residence: Pine Island, Goodhue County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 19. Enrolled 27 Mar 1862. Mustered 29 Apr 1862. Private. Re-enlisted as veteran 28 Mar 1862. Discharged from the service with his regiment on 6 Sep 1865. Post war: Died 1925 in Zumbrota, Minnesota. Sources: (MINN p261) (MCIW p295) (MCIW index p4)