IL 9th Inf Regimental Field and Staff Officers. Residence: Altom, Madison County, Illinois. Born in Denmark. Civil War: Age 36. Married. Enlisted for three years on 6 Jul 1861 at Cairo, Illinois. Regimental first assistant surgeon. On 30 Aug 1864 at Springfield, Illinois, he was promoted to Regimental Surgeon. Sources: (ILSA reel one p 1)