WI 37th Inf Co K. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Unmarried. Age 21. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’6”. Enlisted for one year on 11 Nov 1864 at Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, as a substitute for Ole Knutson of Utica, Crawford County, Wisconsin. Mustered the same day. Private. Mustered out with his company on 27 Jul 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 167-13; red book vol 42)