OLESON, Knud

WI 25th Inf Co F. Residence: Neshonoc, La Crosse County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Married. Age 32. Blue eyes, light brown hair, sandy complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for three years on 4 Jan 1864 at La Crosse, Wisconsin, and mustered there the same day. Bounty paid $60. Private. Died of diarrhea at Rome, Georgia, on 10 Jul 1864. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 183-3; red book vol 30) (Love p1100)

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