WI 27th Inf Co G. Residence: Highland, Iowa County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 18. Farmer. Dark eyes, dark hair, fair complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for three years on 18 Aug 1862 at Highland. Mustered 25 Oct 1862 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Bounty $100; $75 to be paid at muster out. Private. Absent sick in US General Hospital in Fort Gaines, Alabama, since 6 Mar 1865. Mustered out with company on 29 Aug 1865. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 130-9, 131-13; red book vol 32)