GULLICSON, August

WI 18th Inf Co E. Residence: Clark’s Mills, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. Born 24 Dec 1839 in Moss, Norway, son of Gullik and Marit Berge. Came from Vang, Opland, to America in 1850. Married 14 Dec 1858 to Berit Gulliksen. Civil War: Farmer. Age 26. Gray eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’5”. Drafted. Enrolled for one year on 30 Sep 1864 at Liberty, Wisconsin. Mustered there the same day. Private. Bjerke says this soldier was also in the WI 34th Inf Co C. Mustered out 2 Jun 1865. Post war: Died 24 May 1924. Buried at Gjerpen, Valders, Wisconsin; stone reads “24 Dec 1839 – 24 May 1924”. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 92-11; red book vol 23) (VGC Wisconsin Cemetery Records) (Hedberg) (Bjerke, p8) “Gulikson, August” “Gulliksen, August”

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