WI 3rd Inf Co H. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 42. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’7”. Drafted. Enrolled for one year on 30 Sep 1864 at Liberty, Wisconsin. Mustered the same day at Green Bay. Private. Discharged from the service 9 Jun 1865. Post war: Buried at West, Valders, Wisconsin; stone reads “7 Nov 1826 – 13 Dec 1890”. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 12-3; red book v.9 p158) (Wisconsin Cemetery Records) (Hedberg)