MN Hv Arty 1st Reg Co B. Residence: Nevada, Mower County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 18. Enrolled 28 Sep 1864. Mustered the same day. Private. Transferred to Company E. Discharged from the service while absent from E Company on order of 26 Jun 1865, from the War Department. Sources: (MINN p576,591) (MCIW p617,624)