NELSON, Thomas

WI Lt Arty 4th Battery. Residence: Caledonia, Racine County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Private. On 30 May 1862, he was reported to have been temporarily attached to Company D of the Fourth U. S. Artillery. On 30 Sep 1863, he is shown as being in the U.S. General Hospital at Hampton, Virginia. Re-enlisted as a veteran for three years on 28 Jan 1864 at Portsmouth. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 233-2,8; red book vol 5)