IA 38th Inf Co K. Residence: Glenwood, Winneshiek County, Iowa. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 18. Enlisted 15 Aug 1862. Mustered 4 Nov 1862. Private. Transferred to Iowa 34th & 38th Infantry Consolidated, Company I on 1 Jan 1865. Mustered out 15 Aug 1865, at Houston, Texas. Post war: Married in 1865 to Kristi Monson. Sources: (ISW-V p467,906) (Winneshiek County Marriage Records)