IL 13th Inf Co E. Residence: Adams, La Salle County, Illinois. Born in Bergenstift, Norway. Civil War: Age 22. Farmer. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’10¼”. Enlisted for three years on 24 May 1861 at Dixon, Illinois, and mustered there the same day. Private. Mustered out 18 Jun 1864 at Springfield, Illinois. $100 bounty due him. Sources: (ILSA reel one p 19)