|Born||Norway, 16 September 1864|
|Died||1 December 1914|
In his diary, Frank Hurley, the photographer with Shackleton, wrote:
Tue December 1st 1914
Evening. Whaler Ingeborg arrived from Godthul with the body of 2nd mate of Thor I killed by a falling derrick. Buried 7pm in little cemetery on S. side of K.E.Cove
Note: Thor I was the factory ship that operated at Godthul.