WI 5th Inf Co C. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 29. Blue eyes, sandy hair, fair complexion, 5’6”. Drafted for one year on 30 Sep 1864 at Manitowoc Rapids, Wisconsin, and mustered the same day. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 19; red book vol 9 p64, which shows him in WI 3rd Inf Co C.)