WI 15th Inf Co I. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 31. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’10”. Enlisted for three years on 20 Nov 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered there on 28 Nov 1861. Private. Died at General Hospital No. 5 in Knoxville, Tennessee, on 4 Feb 1864 of chronic diarrhea. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-16)