WI 3rd Inf Co G. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 36. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’7”. Drafted. Enrolled for one year on 26 Sep 1864 at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Mustered there the same day. Private. Discharged from the service per War Department General Order 9 Jun 1865. Muster out roll shows that he died at Alexandria, Virginia, on 7 Jun 1865. Sources: (WHS red book vol 9 p136)