WI 45th Inf Co E. Residence: Blooming Grove, Dane County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Hampton, Columbia County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 18. Unmarried. Black eyes, black hair, fair complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for one year on 14 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered there on 27 Feb 1865. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 183-6; red book vol 50)