IL 9th Cavalry. Unassigned Recruit. Residence: Pocahontas, Bond County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Carpenter. Age 34. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’5”. Enlisted for one year on 11 Apr 1865 at Jacksonville, Illinois, and mustered there the next day. Private. Mustered out 11 May 1865 at Springfield, Illinois. Sources: (ILSA reel 14 p87)