HANSON, Niri

WI 15th Inf Co E. Residence: York, Green County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 29. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 5 Nov 1861 in Green County. Mustered 4 Jan 1862 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Left sick in hospital at Mississippi River Island No. 10, 11 Jun 1862. Was with the Pioneer Corps during November and December of 1862. Detached to the Pioneer Corps since 24 Feb 1863, by order of Major General Rosecrans. Detached and assigned to the waterworks in Chattanooga, Tennessee, on 14 Sep 1864. Mustered out with Company E at Chattanooga, Tennessee, 20 Dec 1864. Post war: Lived at Black River Falls, Wisconsin. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-7; red book vol 20 p74) (TAR) (Buslett p479) (Ager p304) (Hedberg) “Hanson, Neri”

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