WI 19th Inf Co B. Residence: Rushford, Fillmore County, Minnesota. Born 1824. Came to Hartland Township, Freeborn County, Minnesota. Civil War: Age 35. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 23 Jan 1862 at Rushford. Mustered 4 Mar 1862 at Racine, Wisconsin. Private. Mustered out 29 Apr 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Post war: In 1890, he was living in Whalen, Fillmore County. Died 13 Jan 1898. Buried in Hartland Cemetery. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 97-17; red book vol 24) (FCHS) (1890 Veterans and Widows Census, Minnesota, No.123, roll 22) (Ole G. Hougan’s Civil War Diary, 2 Jan 1863) “Thompson, Thomas”