WI 22nd Inf Co I. Residence: La Crosse, La Crosse County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Printer. Age 20. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’10”. Enrolled for one year on 27 Feb 1864 at La Crosse as a substitute for Ira Noyes of Brunswick, Eau Claire County. Mustered there the same day. Private. This unit in North Carolina was ordered on 30 Apr 1865 to move to Camp Randall, Madison, Wisconsin, to become the camp’s permanent guard. Transferred to the WI 3rd Inf on 10 May 1865. Never joined the Regimental Guard at Camp Randall. Belonged to this company “only on paper”. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 254-1; red book vol 27)