PETERSON, Martin

IL 8th Inf Co I. Residence: Clover, Henry County, Illinois. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 25. Farmer. Gray eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for one year on 12 Oct 1864 at Peoria, Illinois, and mustered there the same day. Enlisted as a substitute for Erick Hawkinson. Private. Discharged 12 Oct 1864, term of service having expired. Sources: (ILSA reel one p 121)

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