MA 2nd Inf Co B. Residence: Lowell, Massachusetts. Born in Boyen, Norway. Civil War: Cabinet-maker. Detached from this company to the Signal Service from 29 Aug 1861 to 17 Aug 1862. Wounded in an elbow at Averasboro, North Carolina, on 16 Mar 1865. He was still in a hospital when his company was mustered out on 26 Jul 1865. Sources: (Massachusetts Civil War Research Center)