IL 82nd Inf Co I. Residence: Leland, La Salle County, Illinois. Born in Tinn, Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 23. Unmarried. Blue eyes, brown hair, fair complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for three years on 9 Aug 1862 at Chicago. Mustered 29 Oct 1862 at Camp Butler, Illinois. Private. Transferred to the Veterans Reserve Corp. Mustered out on 17 Jun 1865 at Springfield. Sources: (ILSA reel 7 p73)