WI 13th Reg Lt Arty. Residence: Beaver Dam, Dodge County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 18. Farmer. Unmarried. Blue eyes, sandy hair, light complexion, 5’5”. Enlisted for three years on 10 Nov 1863 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Mustered there on 2 Dec 1863. Private. His dependent parents (father Severt Anderson) were granted by the state of Wisconsin $5 a month during his absence. Discharged from the service with his Battery on 20 Jul 1865 at Camp Washburn. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 244-7,8; red book vol 5)