WI 12th Inf Co K. Born in Norway. Civil War: Laborer. Age 23. Gray eyes, brown hair, dark complexion, 5’4”. Enrolled for one year on 10 Oct 1864 at La Crosse, Wisconsin, as a substitute for John Johnson of Shann, Portage County, Wisconsin. Mustered the same day. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 58-13)