OLSON, Ingebrigt

WI 15th Inf Co H. Residence: Elgin, Fayette County, Iowa. Born 1827 on the Augard farm in Lesja, Norway. Civil War: Age 32. Married. Enlisted for three years on 1 Feb 1862 at Elgin and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 13 Feb 1862. Private. Left sick in hospital at Mississippi River Island No. 10 on 11 Jun 1862. Died of disease at hospital in Columbus, Kentucky, 9 Sep 1862. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 76-10, 77-8; red book vol 20 p118) (Buslett p570) (Ager p310) (Meeker) “Olson, Ingebret”