MN 1st Reg Mounted Rangers Co K. Residence: Blue Earth City, Faribault County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 36. Enrolled 1 Nov 1862. Mustered 10 Dec 1862. Private. Was in both Indian and Civil wars. Discharged from the service with his company, 10 Dec 1863. Post war: In 1890, he was living in Faribault County, Minnesota. Sources: (MINN p672) (MCIW p538) (1890 Veterans and Widows Census, Minnesota, No.123, roll 22)