WI 48th Inf Co B. Residence: Spring Prairie, Walworth County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 18. Farmer. Blue eyes, sandy hair, fair complexion, 5’6”. Enlisted for one year on 14 Feb 1865 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and mustered there the same day. Private. Mustered out 19 Feb 1866 at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. Sources: (WHS red book vol 53) [Given name uncertain due handwriting.]