MN 2nd Inf Co E. Residence: Liberty, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 23. Enrolled 6 Jul 1861. Mustered the same day. Private. Re-enlisted 26 Dec 1863. Promoted to Corporal. Discharged from the service with his Regiment. Post war: Buried in Brookdale, California. Sources: (MINN p81) (MCIW p133) (Ulvestad p262) (MCIW Index p7)