WI 15th Inf Co G. Residence: Bellville, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Tinn, Norway. Civil War: Age 33. Married. Farmer. Blue eyes, brown hair, dark complexion, 6’. Enlisted for three years on 15 Oct 1861 at Bellville and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, on 8 Dec 1861. Private. On leave from Camp Randall, Madison, 28 Feb 1862 and did not return. Listed as deserter. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-9,15; red book vol 20 p102) (Buslett p534) (Ager p312)