JACKSON, Christian

WI 14th Inf Co D. Residence: Onalaska, La Crosse County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 24. Blue eyes, light hair, fair complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for three years on 23 Dec 1863 at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Mustered there 26 Dec 1863. Private. Recruit. Was engaged in the Red River Expedition of 1864. Was at Tupelo and Nashville. Died of disease on 4 Apr 1865 on board the Steamer “Lady Gray”. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 70-13; red book vol 19, p80) (WLCW p71)