WI 25th Inf Co B. Residence: Richwood, Richland County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Married. Age 34. Farmer. Blue eyes, light hair, fair complexion, 5’6”. Enlisted for three years on 14 Aug 1862 at Orion, Wisconsin. Mustered 13 Sep 1862 at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Private. Was with the company in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Kentucky and Mississippi. Was sent to Vicksburg, Mississippi, to a hospital on 28 Jul 1863. He died there on 8 Aug 1863. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 121-15; red book vol 30) (Love p1100)