WI 1st Inf Co C. Born in New York, New York. Civil War: Mechanic. Age 35. Gray eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’8”. Drafted. Enrolled for three years. Mustered 25 Nov 1863 at Neenah, Wisconsin. Private. Transferred to WI 21st Inf Co G in Sep 1864. Transferred to WI 3rd Co C on 8 Jun 1865. Mustered out 18 Jul 1865. Post war: Married on 26 Sep 1865 to Jacobine (Nelson) Jacobson. Married on 1 Feb 1868 to Berit Peterson. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 106-9; red book vol 7) (“Civil War Veterans of Winnebago County, Wisconsin” by David A. Langkau) “Christianson, Hans Peter”