MN 12th Inf Co I. Residence: Albert Lea, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Spanish-American War: Enrolled and mustered 2 Jul 1898 at Albert Lea. Private. In hospital 16 Aug to 8 Sep 1898. Furloughed 8 Sep to 8 Oct. Mustered out 5 Nov 1898 at New Ulm, Minnesota. Sources: (MSAW p182)