ANDERSON, Hans C.

WI 44th Inf Co C. Residence: Iola, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Shields, Dodge County. Born at Lunde (or Gjerpen), in Nærheden at Skien, Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 25. Married. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’6”. Enlisted for one year on 29 Oct 1864 at Waupaca, Wisconsin. Mustered 10 Nov 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Mustered out with this company on 28 Aug 1865 at Paducah, Kentucky. Post war: Lived at Iola, Wisconsin. “Hans Anderson b. 30 Apr 1838-” stone is in Scandinavia Lutheran Cemetery, section I Row 35, Scandinavia, Waupaca County. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 180-4; red book vol 49; blue book) (Ulvestad p268) (KJR) (Wisconsin Cemetery Records) (USGenWeb Archives by Geraldine Trinrud gertrin@gglbbs.com)

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