WI 15th Inf Co D. Residence: Waupun, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin. Born in Kristiania (now Oslo), Norway. Civil War: Age 44. Married. Enlisted for three years on 23 Oct 1861 at Waupun, and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 8 Dec 1861. Private. Missing and believed to have been taken prisoner during a skirmish near Lancaster, Tennessee, 15 Aug 1862. Died of disease in the U. S. general hospital at Danville, Kentucky, 24 Oct 1862. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 76-6, 78-3; red book vol 20 p64) (Buslett p457) (DGA) (Ulvestad p333) (Ager p302) (Meeker)