IL 47th Inf Co B Re-organized. Residence: Not shown. Born in Norway. Civil War: Mason. Age 22. Blue eyes, light hair, fair complexion, 5’11½”. Enlisted for one year on 7 Oct 1864 at Chicago, Illinois, and mustered there the same day as a substitute for Brosk H. Badger. Private. Mustered out 6 Oct 1865 at Montgomery, Alabama, expiration of term of service. Final separation 18 Nov 1865. Sources: (ILSA reel 17 p46)