IL 96th Inf Co K. Residence: Savannah, Carroll County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 21. Hazel eyes, brown hair, dark complexion, 5’6”. Enlisted for one year on 28 Mar 1865 at Dixon, Illinois. Mustered there the same day. Private. Transferred to Illinois 21st Infantry, Company K, on 29 Jun 1865. Sources: (ILSA reel 8 p84)