MN 2nd Cav Co D. Residence: Spring Grove, Houston County, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 22. Enrolled 18 Dec 1863. Mustered 13 Jan 1864. Recruit. Private. Served in Indian and Civil wars. Discharged from the service with his company, 2 Dec 1865. Sources: (MINN p725) (MCIW p558) “Neilson, Ole”