WI 10th Inf Co H. Residence: Pleasant Springs, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 20. Farmer. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’8½”. Enlisted for three years on 16 Sep 1861 at New Lisbon, Wisconsin. Mustered 5 Oct 1861 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Private. Wounded in the battle of Perryville on 8 Oct 1862. Wounded at Chickamauga 20 Sep 1863. Engaged in the battles of Kennesaw Mountain, Georgia, 2 Jul 1864, and in the battle of Peachtree Creek on 20 Jul 1864. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 48-15; red book vol 15)