HANSON, Anders

WI 15th Inf Co E. Residence: Freeborn County, Minnesota. Born “Anders Hansen Kvaenrud”. Civil War: Age 27. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 27 Nov 1861 at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Mustered 10 Dec 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin, as a Corporal. Reduced to ranks 1 Nov 1862. Left sick at Nashville, Tennessee, on 26 Dec 1862. Discharged from the service for disability at Nashville on 9 Mar 1863, by order of Major General Rosecrans. Post war: Hanson’s last name was Kvaenrud. In 1893 Anders Kvaenrud was living in Decorah, Winneshiek County Iowa. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-7; red book vol 20 p70) (TAR) (Buslett p478) (Ager p304) (Ulvestad p264) (DGA) “Kvamrud, Anders Hanson”

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