IL 8th Inf Co E. Residence: Genesee, Henry County, Illinois. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 25. Farmer. Blue eyes, brown hair, dark complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for three years on 29 Nov 1863 at Vicksburg and mustered there the same day. Private. Transferred from Co D. Discharged on 4 May 1866 at Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Sources: (ILSA reel 1 p 97)