IL 36th Inf Co A. Residence: Manlius, Bureau County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 30. Blue eyes, brown hair, dark complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for one year on 29 Sep 1864 at Joliet. Mustered there the same day. Private. Died of diarrhea at Evansville, Indiana, on 11 Jan 1865. Sources: (ILSA reel three p 50)