IA 6th Inf Co I. Residence: Monmouth, Illinois. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 19. Enlisted 24 Jul 1861. Mustered the same day. Private. Re-enlisted and re-mustered on 26 Jan 1864. Killed in action 15 Jun 1864 near Big Shanty, Georgia. Buried in National Cemetery, Marietta, Georgia, section J, grave 403. Sources: (ISW-I cd p34)