WI 47th Inf Co A. Residence: Winchester, Winnebago County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Madison, Dane County. Born 1836 in Norway. Civil War: Age 29. Farmer. Married. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’10½”. Enlisted for one year on 10 Feb 1865 at Dale, Wisconsin, and mustered 21 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Promoted to Corporal 23 Feb 1865. Discharged 4 Sep 1865. Sources: (WHS red book vol 52)