WI 25th Inf Co K. Residence not shown. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 19. Farmer. Enrolled and mustered at La Crosse, Wisconsin, as a substitute for John Hoffman. Enrollment credited to Jefferson, Monroe County. Private. Discharged from the service 3 Jun 1865 at New York City. (Discharge dated 3 May 1865). Sources: (WHS red book vol 30)