WI 15th Inf Co F. Residence: Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. Born “Ole Knudson Kirkeberg” in Valders, Norway. Civil War: Married. Age 36. Enlisted 23 Oct 1861 and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 12 Dec 1861. Private. Assigned as Company Musician. Sick in hospital 20 Jul 1862; and in hospital at Iuka, Mississippi, 21 Aug 1862. Discharged from the service for Disease in St. Louis, Missouri, 16 Feb 1863. Post war: Died at Gjerpen, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, in 1891. Buried at West Cemetery, Valders, Wisconsin. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-8) (Buslett p508) (Ager p307) (Ulvestad p300) (Hedberg)