Residence: Lyle, Mower County, Minnesota. From Bergenskanten, Norway. Civil War: Private. Wounded in his right forearm in the battle of Chattanooga, Tennessee. Post war: Living at Lyle. Pensioned at $8 a month because of that wound. Sources: (Ulvestad p267) (Pensioners on the Roll as of January 1, 1883, living in Minnesota, publ. 1994, Park Genealogical Books, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota).