IA 44th Inf Co K. Residence: Davenport, Iowa. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 19. Enlisted for 100 days 30 Apr 1864. Mustered 1 Jun 1864. Private. Mustered out 15 Sep 1864, Davenport, Iowa, expiration of term of service. Post war: Came to Traill County, Dakota Territory, in July 1875. Sources: (ISW-V p1241) (1885 Dakota Territorial Census).