TALLACKSON, Lars

WI 15th Inf Co D. Residence: Portage City, Columbia County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Farmer. Age 22. Unmarried. Blue eyes, blond hair, 5’4½”. Enlisted for three years on 28 Nov 1861 at Portage City, and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 10 Dec 1861. Private. Wounded at Chickamauga, Georgia, and sent from the battlefield to the camp hospital on 19 Sep 1863. Died of chronic diarrhea at U. S. General Hospital in Chattanooga, Tennessee, 4 Dec 1863. Buried in Chattanooga National Cemetery; section D, grave 151. He is on the Roll of Honor of the 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 20th Army Corps. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 76-6, 78-3) (Buslett p457) (Ulvestad p333) (Ager p302) (Meeker) “Tologson, Lars” “Tallakson, Lars” “Talacson, Lars”

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