OLSEN, Anders

WI 2nd Cav Co K. Residence: Winneshiek County, Iowa. Born 28 Feb 1843 in Hadeland, Norway. Civil War: Age 20. Laborer. Blue eyes, light brown hair, light complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for three years on 20 Aug 1864. Mustered on 24 August 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Believed to have been discharged on 14 Jun 1865 at Memphis, Tennessee. Post war: Died at age 24. Buried in Washington Prairie Lutheran Church Cemetery, Decorah, Winneshiek County Iowa. Sources: (DGA) “Tokerud, Anders Olsen”