IL 31st Inf Co I. Residence: Princeton, Bureau County, Illinois. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 45. Farmer. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’8½”. Enlisted for three years on 30 Dec 1863 at Peoria, Illinois, and mustered there the same day. Private. Sick in a hospital, no discharge given at muster out of this organization. Sources: (ILSA reel three p 55)