WI 3rd Inf Co I. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 21. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’7”. Substitute. Enrolled for one year on 23 Aug 1864 at Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, and mustered there the same day. Private. Discharged from the service 9 Jun 1865. Sources: (WHS red book v.9 p178)