WI 31st Inf Co A. Residence: Lancaster, Grant County, Wisconsin. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 20. Laborer. Blue eyes, brown hair, fair complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for three years on 5 Jan 1864 at Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin. Mustered there the same day. Private. Transferred to WI 31st Inf Co K on 20 Jun 1865. Sources: (WHS red book vol 36)