WI 17th Inf Co B. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 31. Blue eyes, light brown hair, fair complexion, 5’6”. Enrolled for one year on 3 Nov 1864 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, as a substitute for Michael Eagan of New Berlin, Waukesha County, Wisconsin. Mustered there the same day. Private. Mustered out 14 Jul 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 87-13; red book vol 22, 34)