WI 36th Inf Co I. Residence: Ottawa, Waukesha County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Unmarried. Age 22. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for three years on 27 Feb 1864 at Wyocena, Columbia County, Wisconsin. Mustered 18 Mar 1864 at Camp Randall, Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Absent sick 14 Aug 1864 to 1 Dec 1864. Promoted to Corporal 1 May 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 162-11; red book vol 41)