BLOOM, Samuel

WI 27th Inf Co D. Born 16 May 1835 in Sweden. Civil War: Age 29. Sailor. Black eyes, dark hair, dark complexion, 5’11”. Enlisted for one year on 19 Sep 1864 in Manitowoc, Wisconsin. Mustered 18 Oct 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Sent to General Hospital at Brazos, Texas, 9 Jun 1865. Discharged 28 Sep 1865 at Camp Randall, Madison. Post war: Died 3 Dec 1904 of debility at age 69 and is buried in Green Hill Cemetery at Alexandria, South Dakota, lot 3, block 48, grave E. Sources: (WHS Red book vol 32) (SDSHS, WPA Veterans Graves Registration, Hanson County)