HANSON, John

WI 3rd Inf Co H. Residence: Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Blacksmith. Age 33. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for three years on 20 Jan 1864 at Madison. Mustered there on 22 Jan 1864. Private. Wounded during the march toward Atlanta, Georgia. Died 7 Jul 1864 at Chattanooga, Tennessee, of complications following amputation of his foot. Sources: (WHS red book v.9 p158) (Quiner p 495)

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