WI 3rd Inf Co H. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 37. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’11”. Drafted. Enrolled for one year at Cato, Wisconsin, on 30 Sep 1864. Mustered the same day at Green Bay, Wisconsin. Private. Discharged from the service 9 Jun 1865. Sources: (WHS red book v.9 p158)