WI 14th Inf. Residence: Martell, Pierce County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 36. Blue eyes, light hair, sandy complexion, 5’8”, Drafted. Enrolled for one year on 23 Sep 1864 at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Mustered there the same day. Private. “Last paid” as a member of WI 17th Inf Co A. Discharged from the service 2 Jun 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 87-14; red book vol 22, p20)