JOHNSON, James

WI 15th Inf Co G. Residence: Clinton, Rock County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 18. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 3 Oct 1861 at Beloit, Wisconsin, and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 13 Dec 1861. Private. He was with the Brigade on Military Police duty on 1 May 1864; served at the headquarters of the 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 4th Army Corps. Promoted to Corporal 1 Sep 1864. Mustered out with Company G on 13 Jan 1865 at Chattanooga, Tennessee. Post war: Lived in Manchester township, Freeborn county, Minnesota. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-9; red book vol 20 p98) (Buslett p536) (Ulvestad p263) (Ager p312) (FCHS)

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