WI 21st Inf Co I. Residence: Neenah, Winnebago County, Wisconsin. Born in Bergen, Norway. Civil War: Unmarried. Age 20. Blacksmith. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for three years on 14 Aug 1862 at Neenah, Wisconsin. Mustered 5 Sep 1862 at Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Private. Was in the battle of Perryville, Kentucky, 8 Oct 1862. Discharged from the service on 27 Feb 1863 at Nashville, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 106-14; red book vol 26)