BERGESON, Ole

WI 15th Inf Co C. Residence: Norway Township, Racine County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Married. Enlisted for three years on 18 Nov 1861 at Waterford, Wisconsin. Mustered 2 Dec 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Seriously wounded at Stone’s River, Tennessee, 30 Dec 1862, and was sent to Nashville, Tennessee, and later to Chicago, Illinois. Discharged from the service for sickness at St. Louis, Missouri, 3 Jun 1864 [Or at Mound City, Illinois, 26 Jun 1864]. Post war: In 1886, he was living in Roland, Iowa. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-5; red book vol 20, p44*) (Buslett p407) (Ulvestad p271) (Ager p297) (XSS Iowa p705)

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