WI 38th Inf Co G. Residence: Black Earth, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 18. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for one year on 2 Sep 1864 at Black Earth. Mustered 3 Sep 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Transferred into the WI 42nd Inf and then assigned to WI 38th Co G. Bounty $100. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 170-9,176-12; red book vol 43)