EVERSON, James

WI 33rd Inf Co G. Residence: Castle Rock, Grant County, Wisconsin. Born 10 Jul 1844 in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 18. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’6”, slim build. Enlisted for three years on 21 Aug 1862 at Boscobel, Wisconsin. Mustered 18 Oct 1862 at Camp Utley, Racine, Wisconsin. Private. Mustered out at Vicksburg, Mississippi, on 9 Aug 1865. Post war: Died at age 71 on 1 Mar 1916 at Volga, South Dakota. Buried in Lutheran Cemetery there. Widow Sarah. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 151-9; red book vol 38) (SDSHS, WPA Veterans Graves Registration, Brookings County)

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