WI 3rd Inf Co K. Residence: Sterling, Vernon County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 31. Brown eyes, brown hair, sandy complexion, 5’3”. Drafted. Enrolled for one year on 21 Sep 1864 at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Mustered the same day. Private. Died of disease on 30 Apr 1865 at Goldsboro, North Carolina. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 12-3; red book vol 9 p198) (WLCW p16) (Love p1061)