ANDERSON, Charles

WI 46th Inf Co C. Residence: Badger, Portage County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Vinland, Winnebago County. Born in Denmark. Civil War: Minister. Age 22. Married. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’9½”. Enlisted for one year on 1 Feb 1865 at Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Mustered 23 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Discharged from the service as private on 3 May 1865 at Athens, Alabama, to accept position as Chaplain of this regiment on 4 May 1865, filling a vacancy. Mustered out with this Company on 27 Sep 1865 at Nashville, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 186-1,4,19; red book vol 51)

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