IL 74th Inf Co G. Residence: Laona, Winnebago County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Baker. Age 35. Blue eyes, dark hair, dark complexion, 5’6½”. Enlisted for three years on 3 Dec 1863 at Marengo, Illinois, and mustered there the same day. Private. Killed in action at Kenesaw Mountain on 23 Jun 1864. Sources: (ILSA reel 7 p60)