MN 2nd Inf Co H. Residence: Holt, Winona County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 32. Drafted. Mustered 30 Jan 1865. Private. Discharged from the service with his regiment, 11 Jul 1865. Post war: In 1890, he was living in Whalen, Fillmore County, Minnesota. Sources: (MINN p103) (MCIW p141) (1890 Veterans and Widows Census, Minnesota, No.123, roll 22)