WI 4th Cav Co A. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 18. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’7¼”. Enlisted for three years on 16 May 1861 at Whitewater, Wisconsin, Mustered 2 Jul 1861 at Racine, Wisconsin. Private. Discharged from the service 8 Jul 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin, expiration of term of service. Sources: (WHS red book v.4a p28)