IL 13th Inf Co F. Residence: Cortland, De Kalb County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Unmarried. Age 34. Blue eyes, light hair, fair complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for three years on 24 May 1861 at Dixon, Illinois. Mustered the same day. Private. Died of disease on 2 Nov 1863 at Memphis, Tennessee. Sources: (ILSA reel 1 p23)