FIELD, Gustavus

WI 15th Inf Co C. Residence: Norway Township, Racine County, Wisconsin. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Farmer. Age 28. Married. Gray eyes, dark brown hair, fair complexion, 5’9½”. Enlisted for three years on 4 Dec 1863 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and mustered there the same day. Private. Came to Company at Knoxville, Tennessee, 19 Sep 1864. Transferred to Company H at Whiteside, Tennessee, 1 Jan 1865; then temporarily assigned to 24th Infantry, and then transferred to Company K of the 13th Infantry on 10 Jun 1865. Mustered out 24 Nov 1865 at San Antonio, Texas. Sources: (WHS red book vol 18, p194; vol 20, p44) (Buslett p412) (Ager p298) “Fjeld, Gustav A.” “Fields, Gustav”