US Army Casual Engineers, Co 5. Born 24 Nov 1877 in Norway, son of Michael Johnson. Maried to Lola. Two children. First World War: Age 40. Entered the service on 15 Aug 1918 at Jefferson Barracks, Missouri. Private. Died of influenza on 5 Oct 1918 at Camp Upton, New York. Buried in Riverview Cemetery, Centerville, South Dakota, East addition, lot 164, grave 6. Sources: (SDSHS WPA)