WI 15th Inf Co C. Residence: Norway Township, Racine County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 20. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 10 Nov 1861 at Waterford, Wisconsin, and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, on 2 Dec 1861. Private. Sick in Bowling Green, Kentucky, in Sep 1862. Fell in the battle at Chickamauga, Georgia, 19 Sep 1863, and died 20 Sep 1863 of his wounds. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-5; red book vol 20 p50) (Buslett p428) (Ulvestad p328) (Ager p299) “Simonson, John”