WI 28th Inf Co H. Residence: Whitewater, Walworth County, Wisconsin. Born in Blosburg (looks like), Norway. Civil War: Blacksmith. Unmarried. Age 32. Brown eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’8”, stout build. Enlisted for three years on 21 Aug 1862 at Delafield, Wisconsin. Mustered 13 Oct 1862 at Camp Washburn. Private. Discharged from the service on 23 Aug 1865 at Brownsville, Texas. Post war: On 1 Jan 1867, he applied for additional bounty of $100. He was then living at Martell, Pierce County, Wisconsin. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 132-10,14; 259-3; red book vol 33)