JOHNSON, Hovel

WI 22nd Inf Co G. Residence: Wiota, Lafayette County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 19. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 13 Aug 1862 at Monroe, Wisconsin. Mustered 1 Sep 1862 at Camp Utley, Racine, Wisconsin. Private. Wounded. Discharged from the service 20 Mar 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Hovel Johnson of Gratiot, Lafayette county, was granted a pension of $14 a month because of a wound to his right hand and because of deafness in his right ear. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 111-9,14; red book vol 27) (Ulvestad p297) (“Pensioners on the Roll as of January 1, 1883 (living in Wisconsin)”, Park Genealogical Books, Roseville, Minnesota, publ. 1998.)

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