SEMMINGSON, Christian

WI 27th Inf Co H. Residence: Christiania, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Monseloen (looks like), Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 28. Brown eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’7½”, stout build. Enlisted for three years on 15 Aug 1862 at Christiania. Mustered 25 Oct 1862 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Bounty $100, $75 still due at muster out. Private. Wounded in the battle of Jenkins’ Ferry, Arkansas, on 30 Apr 1864. Mustered out with his company on 29 Aug 1865 at Brownsville, Texas. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 129-10, 130-10, 131-14; red book vol 32) “Semingson, Christian”.

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