MN 12th Inf Co F. Residence: Harmony, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Spanish-American War: Age 27. Enrolled 29 Apr 1898 at Spring Valley, Minnesota. Mustered 6 May 1898 at Camp Ramsey, St. Paul. Private. In hospital 30 Aug to 8 Sep. Furloughed 9 Sep to 8 Oct. Mustered out 5 Nov 1898 at New Ulm, Minnesota. Sources: (MSAW p166)