GILBERT, Ole

WI 10th Inf Co K. Residence: Waupun, Dodge County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 22. Farmer. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’10½”. Enlisted for three years on 7 Sep 1861 at Waupun. Mustered 5 Oct 1861 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Private. Promoted to Corporal on 19 Feb 1863. Promoted to Sergeant on 1 Sep 1863. Taken prisoner in the battle of Chickamauga, Georgia, 20 Sep 1863. Died in Andersonville Prison on 1 Jun 1864. Buried in grave 1529. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 259-2; red book vol 15) (“Prisoners who died at Andersonville Prison” Atwater List, publ 1865) “Gilbrunsen, Ole”

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