WI 47th Inf Co D. Residence: New Hope, Portage County. Born in Gudbrandsdalen, Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 35. Married. Blue eyes, blond hair, light complexion, 5’6”. Enlisted for three years on 31 Jan 1865 at Scandinavia, Wisconsin. Mustered 10 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. In hospital at Tullahoma, Tennessee, from 8 Jul 1865 through at lest the end of the month. Post war: Died in Garfield, Wisconsin. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 188-5,15; red book vol 52) (Ulvestad p272)