US Army 1st Engineers. Born 10 Aug 1887 in Sweden, son of Nels and Mary Johnson. First World War: Age 29. Enrolled in 1916 in Washington state. Private. Died while still in the army of pneumonia at age 47 on 30 Nov 1934 at Bremmerton, Washington. He is buried in the Dalesburg Lutheran Cemetery, Pleasant Valley Township, Dalesburg, South Dakota. Sources: (SDSHS, WPA Veterans Graves Registration, Clay County)