IL 72nd Inf Co C. Residence: Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Sailor. Age 27. Unmarried. Gray eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’11”. Enlisted for three years in August 1862 at Chicago and mustered there on 21 Aug 1862. Private. Died of disease 24 Apr 1862 at Millikens Bend, Louisiana. Sources: (ILSA reel 7 p46)