MN 5th Inf Co A. Residence: Goodhue County, Minnesota. Born in Denmark. Civil War: Age 30. Enrolled 19 Dec 1861. Mustered 24 Mar 1862. Private. Served in Indian and Civil wars. Re-enlisted 13 Feb 1864. Promoted to Corporal. Promoted to Sergeant. Wounded at Nashville, Tennessee. Discharged from the service with his regiment on 6 Sep 1865. Sources: (MINN p233) (MCIW p283) (Ulvestad p260)