JOHNSON, George

WI 15th Inf Co G. Residence: New Centreville, St. Croix County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 31. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 11 Nov 1861 at New Centreville and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 13 Dec 1861. Private. Was with the provision transport from Stevenson, Alabama, in October 1863. Sick in Chattanooga, Tennessee, 28 Nov 1863. Killed, shot through his chest, in the battle of Resaca, Georgia, 14 May 1864. Buried in Chattanooga National Cemetery; section L, grave 287. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-9; red book vol 20 p102) (Quiner p 628) (Buslett p535) (Ulvestad p296) (Ager p312)

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