OLSON, Halstien

WI 3rd Inf Co D. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 18. Unmarried. Gray eyes, sandy hair, light complexion, 5’7”. Substitute for Barney Langtry, Prairie du Chien, Crawford County, Wisconsin. Enrolled for one year and mustered on 11 Feb 1865 at Boscobel, Wisconsin. Private. Joined the Company 25 Apr 1865. Mustered out at Louisville, Kentucky, 28 Jul 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 12-2; red book vol 9 p84)