ISRAELSON, Jens Gerhardt

WI 50th Inf Co K. Residence: Stettin, Marathon County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 26. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’11”. Enlisted for one year on 16 Apr 1865 at La Crosse. Mustered there the same day. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Transferred here from the WI 53rd Inf Died in the post hospital at Fort Rice, Dakota Territory, 8 Feb 1866. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 195-11,13,15) (Love p1122) (Kennedy, James B. Wisconsin Civil War name index)