IA 46th Inf Co F. Residence: Decorah, Winneshiek County, Iowa. Born in Nummedal, Norway. Civil War: Age 41. Enlisted for 100 days 19 May 1864. Mustered 10 Jun 1864. Private. Mustered out 23 Sep 1864, Davenport, Iowa, expiration of term of service. Post war: Lived at Bancroft township, Freeborn county, Minnesota. Died in Albert Lea, Minnesota. Sources: (ISW-V p1404) (FCHS) (Ulvestad p283)