WI 3rd Inf Co D. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 40. Blue eyes, sandy hair, fair complexion, 5’ 8”. Enlisted for two years on 23 Aug 1864 at Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, as a substitute for John Lee of Linden, Iowa County, Wisconsin. Mustered the same day. Private. Joined the Company 1 Oct 1864. Died of disease 22 Jan 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 12-2,19; red book vol 9 p 86) (WLCW p16) (Love p1061) “Ludwigson, Christian”