WI 47th Inf Co D. Residence: Helvetia, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Harmony, Rock County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 35. Married. Blue eyes, black hair, light complexion, 5’11”. Enlisted for one year on 23 Jan 1865 at Scandinavia, Wisconsin. Mustered 10 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Died of inflammation of the lungs on 12 Apr 1865 in the General Hospital at Tullahoma, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 188-5,16; red book vol 52) (Love p1121)