WI 15th Inf Co F. Residence: Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 37. Married. Enlisted for three years on 5 Nov 1861 at Manitowoc, Wisconsin, and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 13 Jan 1862. Wagonmaster. Designated Sergeant on 14 Jan 1862. Left behind sick in Bowling Green, Kentucky, 17 Sep 1862. He was in Evansville, Indiana, 25 Feb 1863; was demoted, reduced to Private. By mid-October 1864, he was reported to be in Manitowoc, Wisconsin. It was said he was discharged; there is no record of his being mustered out. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 76-8, 77-2; red book vol 20 p92) (Buslett p521) (Ulvestad p261) (Ager p308) “Thoreson, Knud” “Dovre, Knut Torrisen”