BOEN, Ole Olson

WI 46th Inf Co F. Residence: Adams, Green County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Clarno, Green County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 39. Married. Farmer. Blue eyes, brown hair, dark complexion, 5’4”. Enlisted for one year on 23 Jan 1865 at York, Wisconsin. Mustered 11 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100. Private. Left Madison by rail on 5 Mar 1865, bound for Louisville, Kentucky. Left Louisville for Camp Athens, Alabama, arriving there on 24 Apr 1865. This regiment served guard duty along the Nashville & Decatur railroad for about five months. Mustered out with his company on 27 Sep 1865 at Nashville, Tennessee. Arrived back in Madison on 2 Oct 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 186-13,22; red book vol 51) (“The Military History of Wisconsin” by E.B. Quiner, publ 1866.) “Born, Ole”