NELSON, Henry

WI 45th Inf Co F. Residence: Blooming Grove, Dane County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Springfield, Dane County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 18. Unmarried. Brown eyes, sandy hair, sandy complexion, 5’5”. Enlisted for one year on 20 Jan 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered there the next day. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 183-8; red book vol 50)

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