WI 50th Inf Co H. Residence: Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wisconsin. Born 21 Feb 1847 in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 17. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for one year on 22 Mar 1865 at Boscobel, Wisconsin. Mustered there the same day. No bounty shown. Private. Mustered out 14 Jun 1866, term expired. Post war: Settled in Worth County, Iowa, in 1879. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 195-9) (Walk) (photo in Atlas of Worth County, published 1913, sect. 3 p20)