IL 82nd Inf Co I. Residence: Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. Born in Nelson, Norway. Civil War: Laborer. Age 47. Unmarried. Blue eyes, brown hair, fair complexion, 5’11”. Enlisted for three years on 18 Aug 1862 at Chicago. Mustered 29 Oct 1862 at Camp Butler, Illinois. Private. Promoted to Corporal. Mustered out on 9 Jun 1865 at Washington, DC. Sources: (ILSA reel 7 p73) [Unsure of surname.]