ROTHE, Andrew T.

WI 15th Inf Co H. Residence: Deerfield, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born at Voss, Norway. Civil War: Age 21. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 22 Oct 1861 at Deerfield and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 13 Feb 1862. Designated Corporal on 16 Jan 1862. Captured by the enemy at Stone’s River, Tennessee, 31 Dec 1862. Exchanged through St. Louis, Missouri. Captured by the enemy again at Chickamauga, Georgia, 20 Sep 1863, and sent to Libby Prison, Richmond, Virginia. Died in Augusta, Georgia, 11 May 1864. Buried in National Cemetery at Marietta, Georgia; section K, grave 173. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-10) (Buslett p572) (Ulvestad p265) (Ager p310) “Rothe, Anders”

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