MN 1st Battalion Co F. Residence not shown. Born in Sogn, Norway. Civil War: Age 23. Enrolled 25 Mar 1865. Mustered the same day. Private. Discharged from the service with his company, 14 Jul 1865. Post war: Moved to Barnes County, Dakota Territory, from Minnesota in May 1879. Charter member of Joseph Weiser Post 66, GAR, Valley City, North Dakota. Died in Valley City, North Dakota, in 1903. Sources: (MINN p554) (MCIW p74) (Ulvestad p306) (1885 Census, Barnes County, Dakota Territory) (GAR records, Valley City ND Historical Society)