WI 18th Inf Co F. Residence: Lowville, Columbia County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 20. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’5”. Enlisted for three years on 10 Dec 1861 at Lowville. Private. Wounded in the battle of Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee, 6 Apr 1862. Wounded again the next day. Re-enlisted for three years on 1 Jan 1864 at Huntsville, Alabama. Re-mustered there the same day. Mustered out 18 Jul 1865 at Louisville, Kentucky. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 92-12,13; red book vol 23) (Quiner p 659, 661)