WI Lt Arty 4th Battery. Residence: Clinton, Rock County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 28. Enlisted for three years on ? Sep 1861. Mustered 1 Oct 1861. Private. On 30 Sep 1863, he was in the U. S. General Hospital at Hampton, Virginia. Re-enlisted for three years as a veteran on 28 Jan 1864 at Portsmouth, Virginia. Bounty $402. Mustered the same day. To be given a 30-day furlough before the expiration of his first term. Returned from furlough on 24 Mar 1864. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 233-3,4,6,8,9,11; red book vol 5)