MN Mounted Rangers, 1st Regiment, Co A. Residence: Spring Grove, Houston County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 22. Enrolled 27 Sep 1862. Mustered 9 Oct 1862. Private. Served in both Indian and Civil wars. Discharged from the service with his company, 20 Oct 1863. Sources: (MINN p637) (MCIW p526)