WI 42nd Inf Co I. Residence: Springdale, Dane County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Primrose, Dane County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 23. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for one year on 2 Sep 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Mustered 6 Sep 1864 at Madison. Recruit entitled to bounty of $100. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 176-11,12; 259-13; red book vol 47)