OLESON, Ole

WI 46th Inf Co E. Residence: La Grange, Walworth County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Whitewater, Walworth County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 20. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for one year on 8 Feb 1865 at Palmyra, Wisconsin. Mustered 21 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Mustered out with this Company on 27 Sep 1865 at Nashville, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 186-6,21; red book vol 51)

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