WI 47th Inf Co D. Residence: Helvetia, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Harmony, Rock County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 38. Farmer. Married. Brown eyes, blond hair, fair complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for one year on 23 Jan 1865 at Scandinavia, Wisconsin, and mustered on 10 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 188-5; red book vol 52) “Polsen, Andrew”