IA 3rd Inf Co D. Residence: Decorah, Winneshiek County, Iowa. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 23. Enlisted 20 May 1861. Mustered 8 Jun 1861. Private. Wounded severely in leg 6 Apr 1862 at Shiloh, Tennessee. Re-enlisted 4 Jan 1864. Re-mustered 2 Feb 1864, and transferred to Co C, 3rd Iowa Veteran Infantry. Transferred into Co I, 2nd & 3rd Veteran Infantry Consolidated, from Co C, 3rd Battalion. Mustered out 12 Jul 1865, Louisville, Kentucky. Post war: In 1885, Hans Gulbrandson was living in Ridgeway, Iowa. Sources: (ISW-I p333,417,473) (XSS Iowa p236) (Decorah Republican, 27 Jul 1865)