WI 25th Inf Co F. Residence: Barre, La Crosse County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Married. Age 30. Blue eyes, light hair, sandy complexion, 5’5½”. Enlisted for three years on 4 Jan 1864 at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Mustered there on 11 Jan 1864. Bounty paid at muster $60. Private. Recruit. Joined the company at Vicksburg. Was in the skirmish at Decatur, Alabama. Was in the battles of Resaca, Georgia, and Dallas and Kenesaw Mountain. Transferred to WI 12th Inf Co E on 2 Jan 1865. Absent on 2 Jun 1865, sick in hospital at Madison, Wisconsin. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 121-13,16; red book vol 17, p88; vol 30)