MN Mounted Rangers, 1st Regiment, Co D. Residence: Stearns County, Minnesota. Born in Norway; military records list Sweden. Civil War: Age 45. Enrolled 14 Oct 1862. Mustered 28 Oct 1862. Private. Served in both Indian and Civil wars. Discharged from the service with his company on 4 Nov 1863. Sources: (MINN p648) (MCIW p530) (Ulvestad p275)