WI 15th Inf Co F. Residence: Manitowoc, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. Born in Hjartdal, Norway. Civil War: Unmarried. Age 20. Enlisted for three years on 23 Oct 1861 at Manitowoc and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 12 Dec 1861. Private. Sick in general hospital at Nashville, Tennessee, 5 Sep 1862 and died there of disease on 1 Oct 1862. Buried in Nashville National Cemetery, section A, grave 1291. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 76-8, 77-8; red book vol 20 p88) (Ager p307) (Buslett p506) (Ulvestad p288)