WI 3rd Inf Co G. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 39. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’6”. Enrolled for one year on 23 Sep 1864 at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Mustered there the same day. Private. Discharged from the service 9 Jun 1865 at Washington, DC. Sources: (WHS red book vol 9 p134)