IA 12th Inf Co G. Residence: Calmar, Winneshiek County, Iowa. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 33. Enlisted 16 Oct 1861. Mustered 5 Nov 1861. Private. Missing in the battle of Shiloh, Tennessee, on 6 Apr 1862, and found to have been taken prisoner. Re-enlisted and re-mustered 5 Jan 1864. Mustered out 20 Oct 1865 at Cincinnati, Ohio. Sources: (ISW-II cd p82)