IL 23rd Inf Co F. Residence: Niles, Cook County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 22. Blue eyes, dark hair, dark complexion, 5’9½”. Enlisted for one year on 7 Mar 1865 at Chicago and mustered there the same day. Bounty $100. Private. Mustered out with his Company on 24 Jul 1865 at Richmond, Virginia. Sources: (ILSA reel 17 p40)