ARNESON, Dreng

WI 15th Inf Co I. Residence: Scandinavia, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 31. Unmarried. Farmer. Blue eyes, blond hair, fair complexion, 5’10”. Enlisted for three years on 20 Nov 1861 at Scandinavia and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, on 20 Dec 1861. Assigned as Company Wagon Master. Sick in Columbus, Kentucky, 30 Dec 1862. Was with the provision transport from Stevenson, Alabama, in September and October, 1863. Sick in Knoxville, Tennessee, 16 Dec 1863; also 22 Jan 1864. Died of chronic diarrhea at hospital in Knoxville, 4 Feb 1864. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-11; red book vol 20 p128) (Buslett p585) (Ulvestad p269) (Ager p314) (Love p1082) “Anderson, Dreng”

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