EVERSEN, Martin

WI 28th Inf Co C. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 18. Gray eyes, black hair, fair complexion, 5’5¾”. Enlisted for one year on 1 Oct 1864 at Janesville, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Ixonia, Jefferson County, Wisconsin. Mustered at Janesville the same day. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Was wounded in his left shoulder while on fatigue duty before Spanish Fort, Alabama, 4 Apr 1865. Discharged while at Barracks, US General Hospital at New Orleans, Louisiana, 15 Jun 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 132; red book vol 33) “Everson, Martin”

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