WI 27th Inf Co H. Residence: Perry, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Nissedal, Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 19. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’6”, medium build. Enlisted for three years on 18 Aug 1862 at Perry. Mustered 25 Oct 1862 at Madison. Private. Sick at Madison, Wisconsin, since 30 Mar 1863, according to June 1863 monthly report. Left sick at Duval’s Bluff, Arkansas, 13 Aug 1863. Died of typhoid fever at Helena, Arkansas, 5 Sep 1863. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 129-10,19; 130-10, 131-4; red book vol 32) (Love p1103)