IL 72nd Inf Co F. Residence: Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Sailor. Age 37. Married. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’11”. Enlisted for three years on 13 Aug 1862 at Chicago and mustered there on 31 Aug 1862. Private. Transferred to the U. S. Navy per special order 204, 10 Sep 1864. Sources: (ILSA reel 7 p58)