IL 20th Inf Co H. Residence: Granville, Putnam County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 23. Farmer. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’10”. Enlisted for three years on 12 Aug 1862. Private. Died 24 May 1863 of wounds received on 22 May 1863 in the rear of Vicksburg, Mississippi. Sources: (ILSA reel p 87)