OLSON, Peter

IL 16th Inf Co B. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 33. Farmer. Blue eyes, sandy hair, light complexion, 5’7¼”. Enlisted for three years on 13 Dec 1863 at Galesburg, Illinois, and mustered 15 Dec 1863 at Peoria, Illinois. Private. Transferred from the IL 102nd Inf. Discharged 8 Jul 1865 at Louisville, Kentucky. Sources: (ILSA reel one p57)&lt