STOKKE, John H.

WI 15th Inf Co E. Residence: Lower Coon Valley, Hamburg, Bad Ax County, Wisconsin. Born in Nordre Fron, Gudbrandsdalen, Norway. Civil War: Age 29. Married. Enlisted for three years on 5 Dec 1861 at Bad Ax County. Mustered 20 Dec 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Left sick in hospital at Lebanon, Kentucky, on 27 Oct 1862. Wounded in his knee at Chickamauga, Georgia, 19 Sep 1863, and sent to hospital in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Was sick in hospital at Nashville, Tennessee, 23 May 1864. Mustered out with E Company in Chattanooga, 20 Dec 1864. Post war: He lived at Stoddard, Wisconsin. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-7; red book vol 20 p78) (TAR) (Buslett p493) (Ulvestad p331) (Ager p305) (Gjertveit) (“Coon Valley”, publ 1928 by Upper Coon Valley Norwegian Lutheran Church, Coon Valley, WI) (Hedberg) “Stokke, Johannes”

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