WI 21st Inf Co B. Residence: Winneconne, Winnebago County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 21. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’10”. Enlisted for three years on 1 Feb 1864 at Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Mustered 19 Feb 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Recruit. Was in the campaign from Chattanooga, Tennessee, to Atlanta, Georgia. Was in the campaign from Atlanta to Savannah, Georgia, 1864. Promoted to Corporal 8 May 1865. Was in the campaign from Savannah to Goldsboro, North Carolina, 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 106-13,16; red book vol 26)