IA 4th Inf Co G. Residence: Ringgold County, Iowa. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 25. Enlisted 1 Mar 1862. Mustered the same day. Private. Wounded slightly on 29 Dec 1862 at Vicksburg, Mississippi. Re-enlisted and re-mustered 25 Jan 1864. Promoted to Corporal 1 Jul 1865. Mustered out 24 Jul 1865 at Louisville, Kentucky. Sources: (ISW-I cd p78)