MN 9th Inf Co F. Residence: Rochester, Olmsted County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 20. Enrolled 18 Aug 1862. Mustered 24 Sep 1862. Private. Discharged from the service with his regiment, 24 Aug 1865. Post war: A man of this name died in 1890 at age 49 and was buried in St. John Cemetery, Clay County, South Dakota. Sources: (MINN p433) (MCIW p447) (SDSHS Cemetery Records of Veterans, box 39)