PETERSON, Christian

MN Mounted Rangers, 1st Regiment, Co D. Residence: Stearns County, Minnesota. Born in Mosteroen, Bergens Diocese, Norway. Civil War: Age 19. Enrolled 16 Oct 1862. Mustered 28 Oct 1862. Private. Served in Indian and Civil wars. Served with his brothers, Hans (John), Nils and Peter. Died 13 Aug 1863, on a march from Camp Atkinson, Dakota Territory. Sources: (MINN p648) (MCIW p530) (Ulvestad p322)