WI 15th Inf Co B. Residence: Winchester, Winnebago County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 22. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 6 Jan 1862 at Neenah, Wisconsin. Mustered 18 Jan 1862 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Sick at Mississippi River Island No. 10. Died of disease in hospital at Cincinnati, Ohio, on 1 Jul 1862. Buried in Spring Grove Cemetery in Cincinnati; section B, grave 66. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-4) (Buslett p382) (Ager p295) (RWV p808) (History of the town of Winchester, Winnebago, Wisconsin, publ. 2002, 4-11)