WI 27th Inf Co G. Residence: Highland, Iowa County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 18. Farmer. Gray eyes, sandy hair, sandy complexion, 5’10¾”. Enlisted for three years on 18 Aug 1862 at Highland. Mustered 25 Oct 1862 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Private. Returned to this company on 12 Feb 1863 from the regular army. Died of typhoid fever at Little Rock, Arkansas, on 23 Jan 1864. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 130-9, 131-13; red book vol 32)