WI 3rd Inf Co G. Residence: Coon, Vernon County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 36. Blue eyes, sandy hair, sandy complexion, 6’. Drafted. Enrolled for one year on 26 Sep 1864 at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Mustered the same day. Private. Assigned to the Wisconsin 14th Infantry. Discharged from the service 9 Jun 1865. Sources: (WHS red book vol 9 p138)