WI 15th Inf Co I. Residence: Jackson, La Crosse County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 36. Farmer. Married. Blue eyes, dark hair, dark complexion, 5’11”. Enlisted for three years on 15 Jan 1864 at La Crosse, Wisconsin, and mustered there the same day. Private. Recruit. Joined I Company at Strawberry Plains, Virginia, on 15 Mar 1864. Sick in the camp hospital. Sick in Keokuk, Iowa, 28 Jun 1864. Temporarily assigned to the Wisconsin 24th Infantry. Transferred to Company K of the Wisconsin 13th on 10 Jun 1865. Sick at muster out. Sources: (WHS red book vol 18, p202; vol 20, p134) (Buslett p605) (Ager p316)