TX Hv Arty 3rd Reg Co A. CSA. Born about 1833 in Norway. Civil War: Enlisted for the war at Harrisburg, 25 Jun 1861. Private. Detailed as boatman in Galveston Bay 1 Oct 1861 to 10 Feb 1862. In hospital at Houston, Texas, 20-25 Feb 1863. In hospital at Columbus, Texas, 16 Aug 1864. Deserted from Brownsville Texas. Paroled Jun 1865 at Galveston, Texas. Sources: (