WI 1st Inf Co E. Residence: Necedah, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 34. Blue eyes, light hair, sandy complexion, 5’7½”. Drafted. Enrolled for three years and mustered on 19 Nov 1863 at Necedah, Wisconsin. Private. Transferred to WI 21st Inf Co G on 19 Sep 1864. Transferred from there to WI 3rd Inf Co G. Mustered out 18 Jul 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 2, 106-15,16; red books vol 7, vol 9 p140, vol 26)