LARSON, Soren C.

WI 15th Inf Co C. Residence: Norway Township, Racine County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway (Europe). Civil War: Age 22. Shoemaker. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, fair complexion, 5’3”. Enlisted for three years on 12 Dec 1863 at Waterford, Wisconsin. Mustered 11 Jan 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty paid at muster $60. Private. Came to Company C at Strawberry Plains, Virginia, 31 Mar 1864. Transferred to WI 15th Inf Co H at Whiteside, Tennessee, on 1 Jan 1865. Temporarily assigned to the 24th Infantry, then transferred to Company K, 13th Infantry on 18 Jun 1865. Mustered out 24 Nov 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-13; red book vol 18, p198; vol 20, p46) (Buslett p422) (Ager p299, 310) (Ulvestad p305) “Larson, Lorens C” [One red book entry shows muster out as 7 Aug 1865.]

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