IA 38th Inf Co D. Residence: Winneshiek County, Iowa. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 21. Enlisted 22 Aug 1862. Mustered 4 Nov 1862. Private. Transferred to 34th & 38th Consolidated Infantry, Co H, on 1 Jan 1865. Discharged from the service for disability 5 Jul 1865. Married in 1866 to Martha Johnson. Sources: (ISW-V p415, 852).(Winneshiek County Marriage Records)