WI 3rd Inf Co H. Residence: Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Mason. Age 34. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’4 ½”. Enlisted for three years at Madison, Wisconsin, on 14 Jan 1864; bounty $300. Mustered 25 Jan 1864 at Madison. Private. Wounded in a skirmish near Bluff Church, South Carolina, on 16 Mar 1865. Discharged from the service 27 Sep 1865 at Camp Randall, Madison, because of disability due to his wound received in action. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 12-8; red book v.9 p158) (Quiner p 497) “Hanson, Ole C.”