WI 13th Inf Co G. Residence: Black Earth, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 23. Farmer. Unmarried. Gray eyes, brown hair, florid complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for three years on 8 Dec 1861 at Janesville, Wisconsin. Mustered there on 17 Dec 1861. Private. Re-enlisted 14 Dec 1863 and re-mustered 15 Jan 1864 at Nashville, Tennessee. Discharged from the service 8 Jul 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Sources: (WHS red book vol 18, p138)