WI 14th Inf Co D. Residence: Neshonoc, La Crosse County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 22. Blue eyes, light hair, sandy complexion, 5’11”. Enlisted for three years on 5 Jan 1864 at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Mustered there the same day. Private. Recruit. Was engaged in the Red River Expedition of 1864. Was at Tupelo, Nashville and Mobile. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 70-13; red book vol 19, p80)