IL 15th Inf Co G. Residence: Lena, Stephenson County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 20. Unmarried. Gray eyes, dark hair, light complexion, 6’. Enlisted for three years on 24 May 1861 at Freeport, Illinois. Mustered the same day. Private. Mustered out 24 May 1864 at Huntsville, Alabama, expiration of term of service. Sources: (ILSA reel 1 p29)