OLESON, Ole Lehood

WI 51st Inf Co K. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 20. Gray eyes, light hair, flush complexion, 5’6”. Substitute for Engerbert Swanson of Coon, Vernon County, Wisconsin. Enrolled 12 Oct 1864 at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Mustered there the same day. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 198-11)