WI 13th Inf Co G. Residence: Spring Valley, Rock County, Wisconsin. Born in Bergan, Norway. Civil War: Age 28. Farmer. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, florid complexion, 6’2”. Enlisted for three years on 30 Sep 1861 at Janesville, Wisconsin. Mustered there on 17 Oct 1861. Private. Discharged from the service 19 Nov 1864 at Nashville, Tennessee, expiration of term of service. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 64-9; red book vol 18, p142)