IA 7th Cav Co H. Residence: McGregor, Iowa. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 18. Enlisted 12 Jun 1863. Mustered 18 Jun 1863. Private. Bugler. Reduced to ranks 1 Aug 1864. Transferred to Company H, 7th Cavalry Reorganized. Mustered out 14 Jul 1865, Fort Riley, Kansas. Sources: (ISW-IV p1379,1491)