IL 23rd Inf Co K Consolidated. Residence not shown. Born in Syngdall (sic), Norway. Civil War: Packer. Age 17. Gray eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’11”. Enlisted for one year on 10 Feb 1865 at Chicago, Illinois, and mustered there the next day. Bounty $100. Private. Mustered out with his Company on 24 Jul 1865 at Richmond, Virginia. Sources: (ILSA reel 17 p53)