HALVORSON, Lars

WI 15th Inf Co K. Residence: Manchester Township, Freeborn County, Minnesota. Born in Hadeland, Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 23. Unmarried. Blue eyes, dark hair, fair complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for three years on 17 Jan 1862 in Freeborn County and mustered 11 Feb 1862 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Died of disease (chronic diarrhea) on 30 Aug 1862 in general hospital at Farmington, Mississippi. He is buried in the National Cemetery at Corinth, Mississippi. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 76-12, 77-8; red book vol 20 p144) (Buslett p624) (FCHS) (Ulvestad p287) (Ager p317) (Meeker) “Halverson, Lars”

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