WI 44th Inf Co C. Residence: Iola, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Farmington, Jefferson County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 34. Married. Gray eyes, brown hair, dark complexion, 5’10”. Enlisted for one year on 29 Oct 1864 at Waupaca, Wisconsin. Mustered 12 Nov 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Sick in a hospital in Paducah, Kentucky, after 14 Jul 1865. Sent to a hospital in Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, and discharged there on 16 Aug 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 180-7,15; red book vol 49; blue book)