MN 10th Inf Co B. Residence: Canister, Dodge County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 21. Enrolled 21 Aug 1862. Mustered 15 Nov 1862. Private. Discharged from the service with his regiment, 19 Aug 1865. Post war: In 1890, he was living in Kasson, Dodge County, Minnesota. Sources: (MINN p463) (MCIW p475) (1890 Veterans and Widows Census, Minnesota, No.123, roll 22)