WI 3rd Inf Co K. Residence: Martell, Wisconsin. Born in Gjerpen, Norway. Civil War: Laborer. Age 23. Blue eyes, brown hair, ruddy complexion, 5’7¼”. Enrolled for one year on 29 Aug 1864 at Janesville, Wisconsin, as a substitute for Ole Tostenson of Clinton, Rock County, Wisconsin. Mustered at Janesville the same day. Private. Mustered out 9 Jun 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 12-7; 19; 259-13; red book vol 9 p198) (Ulvestad p284)