WI 15th Inf Co B. Residence: Jackson, LaCrosse County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 33. Blue eyes, light hair, sandy complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for three years on 5 Jan 1864 at La Crosse. Mustered the same day. Private. Joined B Company at Knoxville, Tennessee. Wounded in the battle of Resaca, Georgia, on 12 May 1864. Killed at Battle of New Hope Church, Georgia, 27 May 1864. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-13; red book vol 20 p 32) (Buslett p386) (RWV p809) (Ager p295) (Quiner p 629) (Ulvestad p303) “Knutson, Ole” “Knutsen, Ole”