IL 10th Inf Co K. Residence: Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois. Born in Erlinland, Sweden. Civil War: Age 41. Farmer. Unmarried. Gray eyes, brown hair, fair complexion, 5’4”. Enlisted for three years on 3 Aug 1861 at Edwardsville, and mustered 1 Sep 1861 at Cairo, Illinois. Private. Re-enlisted for three years on 1 Jan 1864 at Rossville, Georgia, and mustered there on 6 Jan 1864. Discharged 4 Jul 1865 at Louisville, Kentucky. Sources: (ILSA reel one p98, 99)