IA 9th Cav Co F. Residence: Winneshiek County, Iowa. Born 1845 in Norway. Civil War: Age 18. Enlisted in Iowa 46th Infantry Company F for 100 days 14 May 1864. Mustered 10 Jun 1864. Private. Mustered out 23 Sep 1864, Davenport, Iowa, expiration of term of service. Re-enlisted for one year in the IA Ninth Cavalry Co F on 21 Oct 1864 and re-mustered 21 Oct 1864. Private. Mustered out 21 Oct 1865, Little Rock, Arkansas, expiration of term of service. Sources: (ISW-V p1414) (ISW-IV p1709) (South Dakota Historical collections, vol XVI, publ 1932, p204)