LEWISON, Alexander

WI 14th Inf Co I. Residence: Black River Falls, Jackson County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 23. Farmer. Unmarried. Blue eyes, brown hair, dark complexion, 5’4”. Enlisted for three years on 4 Jan 1864 at Black River Falls. Enlistment credited to Albion, Jackson County. Mustered 14 Jan 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Was all through the Red River campaign. Was sent sick to the Overton U. S. General hospital in Memphis, Tennessee, on 4 Jun 1864 and died there that day of chronic diarrhea. Sources: (WHS red book vol 19, p170)