OLSON, John

WI 3rd Inf Co G. Residence: Winneconne, Winnebago County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 40. Gray eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’6”. Enlisted for three years on 1 Jul 1861 at Neenah, Wisconsin. Mustered 29 Jun 1861 (!) at Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. Private. Absent in hospital since 10 Dec 1862. Mustered out 1 Jul 1864, expiration of term of service. Sources: (WHS red book vol 9 p142)

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