WI 3rd Inf Co D. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Unmarried. Age 18. Blue eyes, brown hair, fair complexion, 5’ 8”. Enrolled for one year as a substitute at Prairie du Chien, Crawford County, Wisconsin, on 26 Aug 1864. Mustered the same day. Substitute for Hans Halderson of Linden, Iowa County, Wisconsin. Private. Died of fever on 29 Oct 1864 at Atlanta, Georgia. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 12-7, 19; red book vol 9 p92) (WLCW p15) (Love p1061)