KNUDSON, Syvert

IL 55th Inf Co E. Residence: Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Cooper. Age 21. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’6½”. Private. Re-enlisted for three years on 31 Mar 1864 at Larkins Landing, Alabama. Re-mustered there on 12 Apr 1864. Deserted June 1864 enroute from Chicago to Nashville, Tennessee. Sources: (ILSA reel 5 p21; reel 47-9 p21)

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