IL 95th Inf Co C. Residence: Chemung, McHenry County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 19. Brown eyes, dark hair, fair complexion, 5’11”. Enlisted for one year on 26 Sep 1864 at Marengo, Illinois, and mustered there the same day. Private. Mustered out 17 Aug 1865 at Camp Butler, Illinois. Sources: (ILSA reel 8 p15)