OLSEN, Anthon

IA 38th Inf Co E. Residence: Calmar, Winneshiek County, Iowa. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 18. Enlisted 14 Aug 1862. Mustered 24 Sep 1862. Private. Died of disease 22 Sep 1863, on Hospital Steamer “City of Memphis”, Memphis, Tennessee. Buried in National Cemetery, Jefferson Barracks, St. Louis, Missouri; section 8, grave 1. Sources: (ISW-V p904) (DGA) “Oleson, Anthon”