WI 1st Army Corps (Hancock’s Corp), 1st Company. Residence: Dunkirk, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 20. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’6”. Enlisted for one year on 21 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered there on 1 Mar 1865. Recruit entitled to $100 bounty. Bounty paid 400. Private. Mustered out on 21 Feb 1866 at Elmira, New York. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 256-1,2,6)