WI 18th Inf Co E. Residence: Friendship, Adams County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 31. Gray eyes, light hair, dark complexion, 5’11”. Drafted. Enrolled for one year on 26 Sep 1864 at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Mustered there the same day. Enrollment credited to Strong’s Prairie, Adams County. Private. Mustered out 2 Jun 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 92-11; red book vol 23)