WI 3rd Inf Co K. Residence: Ixonia, Jefferson County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 28. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 6’. Enlisted for three years on 15 Jun 1861 at Madison. Mustered 29 Jun 1861 at Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. Private. Promoted to Corporal. Discharged from the service on 27 Oct 1863 by order of the Secretary of War. Sources: (WHS red book vol 9 p204)