WI 45th Inf Co B. Residence: Christiania, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 39. Farmer. Married. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for one year on 3 Mar 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered there on 8 Mar 1864. Enlistment credited to Dekorra, Columbia County. Private. Sources: (WHS red book vol 50)