SANVIG, Thomas A.

WI 15th Inf Co H. Residence: Rising Sun, Crawford County, Wisconsin. Born in Lyster, Norway. Civil War: Age 21. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 25 Jan 1862 at Vernon, Wisconsin, and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 13 Feb 1862. Private. Left sick in Mississippi River Island No. 10, 11 Jun 1862. Seriously wounded at Stone’s River, Tennessee, 31 Dec 1862, and sent to hospital in Nashville, Tennessee, and from there to a convalescent center. Sick in Chattanooga, Tennessee, 28 Nov 1863. Mustered out with H Company on 15 Feb 1865 at Chattanooga. Died in Vernon County, Wisconsin, sometime before 1907. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-10; red book vol 20 p118) (Buslett p573) (Ulvestad p327) (Ager p311) (Hedberg) “Sandvig, Thomas”

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