WI 7th Inf Co B. Residence: Utica, Crawford County, Wisconsin. Born in Halseth, Viks prestegjeld, Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 19. Hazel eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’2½”. Enlisted for one and mustered on 1 Mar 1865 at Boscobel, Wisconsin, as a substitute for Orlando Stearns of Utica. Private. Discharged from the service 3 Jul 1865. Post war: He lived at Alpha, Minnesota. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 33-13; red book vol 12 p32) (Ulvestad p293)