MN 1st Battalion Infantry, Co H. Residence not shown. Born in Sandokedal, Norway. Civil War: Age 22. Enrolled 29 Mar 1865. Mustered the same day. Private. Discharged from the service per order 9 (or 19) May 1865. Post war: The 1890 Veterans and Widows Census found him living in Solem Township, north of Kensington, Minnesota. Sources: (MINN p560) (MCIW p77) (DCHS card file) (Ulvestad p285)