MN Bracket’s Battalion Cav Co B. Residence: Jackson, Jackson County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 22. Enrolled 23 Oct 1861. Mustered the same day. Private. Served in both Indian and Civil wars. Re-enlisted 1 Jan 1864. Promoted to Corporal. Discharged from the service with his company on 1 Jun 1866. Sources: (MINN p691) (MCIW p588)