CHRISTOPHERSON, Osman

WI 25th Inf Co K. Residence: Kilbourne City, Columbia County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Unmarried. Age 23. Gray eyes, dark hair, dark complexion, 6’. Enlisted for three years on 14 Aug 1862 at Newport, Wisconsin. Mustered 14 Sep 1862 at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Private. “This man is a Norwegian and has been one of the steady, straight forward men, quiet, orderly and always ready to perform duties without complaint. Brave and cheerful. Has helped through all that the regiment has and has won the credit of a worthy soldier.” Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 121-15; red book vol 30)

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