JACOBSON, Nelse

WI 47th Inf Co D. Residence: Helvetia, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Harmony, Rock County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 43. Married. Blue eyes, blond hair, light complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for one year on 23 Jan 1865 at Scandinavia, Wisconsin. Mustered 10 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. In hospital at Tullahoma, Tennessee, from 4 Jul 1865 to at least the end of the month. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 188-5,15; red book vol 52)

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