ANDERSON, Syver A.

WI 15th Inf Co B. Residence: Cambridge, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Sogn, Norway. Civil War: Age 19. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 22 Oct 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered there on 16 Nov 1861. Private. Wounded in Battle of Stone’s River, Tennessee, on 31 Dec 1862 and sent to hospital in Nashville. Discharged from the service for disability, Louisville, Kentucky, 18 Sep 1863. Post war: He lived at Dawson, Minnesota. A veteran named Syvert A. Anderson, living in Minneapolis, Minnesota, in February 1882 was granted a pension of $4 a month because of a gunshot wound to his left foot. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-4; red book vol 20 p 28) (Buslett p377) (Ulvestad p269) (Ager p294) (Quiner p 621) (RWV p808) (Pensioners on the Roll as of January 1, 1883, living in Minnesota, publ. 1994, Park Genealogical Books, Brooklyn Park Minnesota). “Anderson, Sivert” “Anderson, Syvert”

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