US Army, 307th Inf Co A. Born 11 Oct 1891 in Ostersund, Sweden. First World War: Age 26. Entered the army on 24 May 1918 in Lincoln County, South Dakota. Private. Died of wounds received in action in the Argonne, France. Buried in Eden Cemetery, Hudson, South Dakota, lot 66, block 2, grave 2. Sources: (SDSHS WPA Veterans Cemetery Records, Lincoln County)