WI 27th Inf Co H. Residence: Pewaukee, Waukesha County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 23. Brown eyes, dark hair, fair complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for three years on 26 Mar 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Mustered 5 Apr 1864 at Madison. Bounty $300, $160 still due at muster out. Private. Joined Company H at Little Rock, Arkansas, on 3 May 1864, from the recruiting depot at Madison. Mustered out with company on 29 Aug 1865 at Brownsville, Texas. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 129-14,19; 131-14; red book vol 32)