WI 27th Inf Co H. Residence: Christiania, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Bjornos, Norway. Civil War: Age 23. Tailor. Blue eyes, dark hair, light complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for three years on 14 Aug 1862 at Christiania. Mustered 25 Oct 1862 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Died of inflammation of the lungs on 5 Jun 1865 while at sea on the Gulf of Mexico. Sources: (WHS red book vol 32)