WI 37th Inf Co C. Residence: Moscow, Iowa County, Wisconsin. Born in Christiania (now Oslo), Norway. Civil War: Laborer. Age 18. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’3”. Enlisted for three years on 18 Mar 1864 sat Moscow. Mustered 13 Apr 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Company muster rolls of 31 Dec 1864 and 28 Feb 1865 both show him “absent sick since Jun 18, ‘64”. Discharged 23 Feb 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 167-5,20; red book vol 42) “Torgerson, Ola”