WI 43rd Inf Co I. Residence: Primrose, Dane County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Clinton, Dodge County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 23. Unmarried. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’10”. Enlisted for one year on 31 Aug 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Mustered 1 Sep 1864 at Madison. Bounty $100. Private. Mustered out with his company on 24 Jun 1865 at Nashville, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 178-10; red book vol 48; blue book 49)