MN 4th Inf Co A. Residence: Carver, Carver County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 23. Enrolled 26 Sep 1861. Mustered 4 Oct 1861. Private. Was wounded in the Battle of Corinth, Mississippi, on 4 Oct 1862. Discharged from the service for disability from his wounds, 19 Jan 1863. Post war: A veteran of this name, living in Fisher, Polk County, Minnesota, was granted a pension of $6 a month because of gun shot wound to his left thigh. Lived in Mallory, Minnesota. Sources: (MINN p177) (MCIW p223) (Ulvestad p320) (Pensioners on the Roll as of January 1, 1883, living in Minnesota, publ. 1994, Park Genealogical Books, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota)