WI 46th Inf Co K. Residence: La Crosse, La Crosse County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Barre, La Crosse County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 21. Unmarried. Gray eyes, brown hair, fair complexion, 5’9½”. Enlisted for one year on 3 Feb 1865 at La Crosse, and mustered there the same day. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Promoted to Corporal on 2 Mar 1865. Reduced to the ranks at his own request on 24 Aug 1865. Mustered out with this company on 27 Sep 1865 at Nashville, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 186-11; red book vol 51) ”Knudson, Abbott”