IL 23rd Inf Co K Consolidated. Residence not shown. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 18. Hazel eyes, dark hair, dark complexion, 5’10½”. Enlisted for one year on 30 Mar 1865 at Chicago, Illinois, and mustered there the same day. Private. Mustered out 9 Aug 1865 at Fort Monroe, Virginia, by an order of the War Department dated 3 May 1865. Sources: (ILSA reel 17 p52.)