WI 25th Inf Co K. Residence: Martell, Pierce County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 44. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, sandy complexion, 5’4”. Drafted. Enrolled for one year on 23 Sep 1864 at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Mustered there the same day. Private. “Joined the company at Camp Synina (sp?), Georgia, and was present from Atlanta Ga to Dillons Bridge. From there he was sent to Washington and remained for two months and then returned to Duty and has been present since that time.” Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 121-13,14; red book vol 30)