Il 36th Inf Co B. Residence: Aurora, Kane County, Illinois. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 23. Machinist. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for three years on 8 Aug 1861 at Aurora and mustered there on 23 Sep 1861. Corporal. Re-enlisted for three years on 1 Jan 1864 at Blanes Cross Roads and mustered on 25 Jan 1864 at Chattanooga, Tennessee. Private. Mustered out as Corporal on 8 Oct 1865 at New Orleans, Louisiana. Sources: (ILSA reel three p 51, 54)