WI 15th Inf Co I. Residence: Scandinavia, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Unmarried. Age 18. Enlisted for three years on 5 Nov 1861 at Scandinavia and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 20 Dec 1861. Private. Died of disease at Mound City, Illinois, 28 Oct 1862. Buried in Mound City National Cemetery; section A, grave 873. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-11; red book vol 20 p130) (Buslett p597) (Ager p315) (Ulvestad p303) “Knutson, Samuel” “Knudsen, Samuel” “Knudson, Samuel”