MADSON, Peter

WI 22nd Inf Co H. Residence: Racine, Racine County, Wisconsin. Born in Denmark. Civil War: Carpenter. Married. Age 43. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’6¾”. Enlisted for three years on 13 Aug 1862 at Racine. Mustered 1 Sep 1862 at Camp Utley, Racine. Private. Said to have been confined in a southern prison at some time during the war. Died of disease at Annapolis, Maryland, on 11 Apr 1863. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 111-14; red book vol 27) (Racine County Historical Society) (Love p1094)

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