US Army. 237th Ambulance Company. Born 1890 in Norway. First World War: Age 27. Entered the service 28 Jun 1918 at Canton, South Dakota. Died of pneumonia in service at base hospital at Fort Riley, Kansas, on 9 Oct 1918. Buried in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, lot 10, block 48, grave E ½. Sources: (SDSHS WPA Veterans Cemetery Records, Minnehaha County)