ISACKSON, Jorgen

WI 15th Inf Co B. Residence: Mt Morris, Waushara County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 22. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 25 Nov 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered there the same day. Private. Drummer. Assigned as Principal Musician of the Regimental staff on 1 May 1862. Reduced to Musician and sent back to B Company on 31 Aug 1862. Sick in Chattanooga, Tennessee, 24 Nov 1863. Taken prisoner near Knoxville, Tennessee, 1 Jan 1864. Died in prison at Richmond, Virginia, on 20 Mar 1864. Buried in Cemetery at Richmond. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-4; red book vol 20 p 32) (Buslett p385) (Ulvestad p293) (Ager p291,295) (RWV p809) “Isaksen, Jorgen” “Isaacson, Jorgen” “Ireckson, George” “Isachson, George”

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