OLSON, George

WI 18th Inf Co E. Residence: New Denmark, Brown County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Preacher. Age 30. Blue eyes, light hair, ruddy complexion, 5’3½”. Drafted. Enrolled for one year on 4 Oct 1864 at New Denmark, Wisconsin. Mustered the same day. Enrollment credited to Fountain, Juneau County. Private. Mustered out 18 Jul 1865 at Louisville, Kentucky. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 92-11; red book vol 23)