WI 15th Inf Co I. Residence: Scandinavia, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Born on Amsrud Farm, Sondre Land, Norway. Civil War: Age 19. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 2 Jan 1862 at La Crosse, Wisconsin, and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 18 Jan 1862. Private. Was with the provisions transport from Stevenson, Alabama, in September and October 1863. Sick in Division Hospital in 1864. Mustered out with Company at Chattanooga, Tennessee, 10 Feb 1865. Post war: After the war, he lived in Granite Falls, Minnesota. Died there in 1906. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-11; red book vol 20 p128) (Buslett p585) (Ager p59; p282, photo; p314 e50) (Ulvestad p269)