IL 36th Inf Co F. Residence: Aurora, Kane County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 34. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’10”. Enlisted for three years on 9 Sep 1861 at Aurora. Mustered 12 Sep 1861 at Aurora. Private. Discharged from the service 22 Sep 1864, expiration of his term of service. Sources: (ILSA reel three p 71)