IL 12th Cav Co H. Residence: Little Rock, Kendall County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 28. Gray eyes, brown hair, dark complexion, 5’10”. Enlisted for three years on 4 Jan 1864 at Joliet, Illinois, and mustered there on that day. Private. Transferred to Company H Consolidated. Sources: (ILSA reel 14 p148)