JOHNSON, Austin

WI 52nd Inf Co D. Residence: Ashippun, Dodge County, Wisconsin. Born in Bergen, Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 19. Dark eyes, light hair, fair complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for one year on 24 Mar 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Mustered 29 Mar 1865 at Madison. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Mustered out with his company on 28 Jul 1865 at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 200-5,7,18)

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