LUND, John

WI 24th Inf Co K. Residence: Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Unmarried. Clerk. Age 24. Blue eyes, dark hair, light complexion, 5’4”. Enlisted for three years on 15 Aug 1862 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and mustered there on 22 Aug 1862. Bounty paid $25. Sergeant. Was in the battles of Chaplain Hills, Stone’s River, Chickamauga, and the Atlanta Campaign. Was assigned home on recruiting service from 21 Nov 1863 to 6 Mar 1864. Was appointed Sergeant Major and transferred to the non-commissioned staff on 1 Jul 1864. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 118-12; red book vol 29)