JENSEN, Hans

WI 28th Inf Co F. Residence: Merton, Waukesha County, Wisconsin. Born in Lolland, Denmark, on 23 Nov 1835. Civil War: Age 27. Farmer. Blue eyes, brown hair, fair complexion, 5’4”. Enlisted for three years on 21 Aug 1862 at Merton. Mustered 13 Oct 1862 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Private. He was married on 14 Dec 1862 to Petrrine Matilde Katrine Berg (1840-1929). Mustered out at Brownsville, Texas, 23 Aug 1865. Post war: He became a farmer in Linden Township, Brown County, Minnesota. Six children. He died in Madelia, Watonwan County, Minnesota. Sources: (WHS red book vol 33) (Naeseth-Hedberg ’49-2557)

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