MN 7th Inf Co C. Residence: Marine, Washington County, Minnesota. Norwegian, born in Norway; military records list Sweden. Civil War: Age 33. Enrolled 15 Aug 1862. Mustered 24 Nov 1862. Private. Fought in both Indian and Civil wars. Corporal. Wounded in the battle of Tupelo, Mississippi [14-15 Jul 1864]; died of his wounds, 8 Oct 1864 at St. Louis, Missouri. Sources: (MINN p331) (MCIW p374) (Ulvestad p262)