MN 1st Inf Co B. Residence: Washington County, Minnesota. Born in Norway; military records list Sweden. Civil War: Age 22. Enrolled 29 Apr 1861. Mustered the same day. Private. Wounded in the battle at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania [1-3 Jul 1863]. Discharged from the service for disability 27 Sep 1863. Sources: (MINN p25) (MCIW p52) (Ulvestad p296)