JACOBS, Martin

WI 3rd Inf Co H. Residence: Wiota, Lafayette County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 18. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’10”. Enlisted for three years on 22 Apr 1861 at Darlington, Wisconsin. Mustered 29 Jun 1861 at Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. Private. Wounded in the Battle of Chancellorsville, 3 May 1863. Re-enlisted as a Veteran for three years on 11 Feb 1864 at Tullahoma, Tennessee. Re-mustered 21 Feb 1864 at Tullahoma. Wounded again in the Battle at Pine Knob near Dallas, Georgia, 25 May 1864. Mustered out 15 Jul 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 12-5; red book v.9 p158) (Quiner p 490, p 493) “Jacobs, Morton”