WI 15th Inf Co E. Residence: Neshonoc, La Crosse County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 25. Blue eyes, light hair, fair complexion, 5’8½”. Enlisted for three years on 29 Feb 1864 at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Mustered there on 3 Mar 1864. Private. Came to Co E from WI 15th Inf Co H at Knoxville, Tennessee. Sent to hospital at Chattanooga, Tennessee, 30 Oct 1864. Transferred to Company H at Whiteside, Tennessee. Transferred to 24th Infantry. Died of disease in Nashville, Tennessee, 10 Dec 1864. Buried in Nashville Cemetery; section E, grave 2635. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-7; red book vol 20 p76) (TAR) (Buslett p 486) (Ager p304, p310)