WI 3rd Inf Co I. Born in Norway. Civil War: Shoemaker. Age 19. Blue eyes, brown hair, fair complexion, 5’2¼”. Enrolled for one year at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 7 Sep 1864 as a substitute for [unreadable due to overtape]. Mustered at Milwaukee the same day. Private. Killed in action on 16 Mar 1865 at Averysboro, North Carolina. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 19; 12-7; red book vol 9 p176) (WLCW p13) (Love p1060)