WI 15th Inf Co B. Residence: Black Earth, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Hedalen, Valders, Norway. Civil War: Age 26. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 17 Oct 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered there on 20 Nov 1861. Corporal. Killed in the battle at Stone’s River, Tennessee, 31 Dec 1862. Buried in National Cemetery there; section H, grave 97. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 76-4, 77-8; red book vol 20 p 32) (Buslett p389) (RWV p809) (Ulvestad p264) (Ager p296) “Mikkelsen, Torgrim”