IA 32nd Inf Co K. Residence: Story City, Iowa. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 43. Enlisted 15 Aug 1862. Mustered 3 Sep 1862. Private. Discharged from the service for disability 10 Jan 1864, Mississippi River Island No. 10. Sources: (ISW-V p96) (“John Ritland Civil War History”, serialized in the Story City Herald in 1922.) “Tarvestad, John Nelson”