US 161st Depot Brigade. Residence: Ramsey County, North Dakota. Born in Trondhjem, Norway on 6 Mar 1890. First World War: Inducted at Devils Lake, North Dakota, 4 Sep 1918. Sent to Camp Grant, Illinois. Private. Discharged at Camp Dodge, Iowa, 23 Dec 1918. Sources: (Roster of the Men and Women from North Dakota who served in the World War, vol 2)