IL 17th Inf Co D. Residence: Galva, Henry County, Illinois. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 25. Farmer. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for three years on 25 May 1861 at Peoria, Illinois, and mustered there the same day. Private. Discharged for disability on 10 Nov 1862 at La Grange, Tennessee. Sources: (ILSA reel two p 15)