BERG, Anders

WI 15th Inf Co F. Residence: Decorah, Winneshiek County, Iowa. Civil War: Unmarried. Age 27. Enlisted for three years on 15 Dec 1861 at Decorah and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 29 Dec 1861. Private. Sick in a hospital at Mound City, Illinois, 18 Mar 1862. Disappeared from hospital 31 Mar 1862 and was listed as deserter, but he was said to have rejoined his company at Mississippi River Island No. 10, was then sick and was discharged from the service from there on 11 Jun 1862. Later he joined the IA 9th Cavalry Co F., giving his residence as Calmar, Winneshiek County, Iowa. Born in Norway; military records list Sweden. Civil War: Age 29. Enlisted 11 Nov 1863. Mustered the same day. Private. Mustered out 3 Feb 1866 at Little Rock, Arkansas. Post war: He was said to be living in Iowa in 1894. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-8; red book vol 20 p86) (Buslett p499) (Ulvestad p271) (Ager p306) (ISW-IV cd p24)