OLESON, Thomas

WI 42nd Inf Co D. Residence: Blue River, Grant County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Dunkirk, Dane County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 28. Married. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’11”. Enlisted for one year on 31 Aug 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Mustered 2 Sep 1864 at Madison. Bounty $100. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 176-5,14; red book vol 47)

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