WI 15th Inf Co H. Residence: Halfway Creek, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 19. Unmarried. Blue eyes, dark hair, light complexion, 5’5”. Enlisted for three years on 2 Oct 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered there on 13 Feb 1862. Private. Killed in action during the Battle of Stone’s River, Tennessee, 30 Dec 1862. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 76-10,15; 77-8; red book vol 20 p114) (Buslett p560) (Ager p309)