MN 2nd Inf Co H. Residence: Aurora, Steele County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 21. Substitute. Mustered 25 Oct 1864. Private. Discharged from the service with his regiment, 11 Jul 1865. Post war: In June 1881, while living in Argyle, Marshall County, Minnesota, he was granted a pension of $6 a month because of a wound to his right hand resulting in the loss of the third and fourth fingers. Sources: (MINN p103) (Pensioners on the Roll as of January 1, 1883, living in Minnesota, publ. 1994, Park Genealogical Books, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota) “Sivertsen, Hellik”