WALLS, Nelson

IL 39th Inf Co D. Residence: Willow Creek, Lee County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Soldier. Age 20. Hazel eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for three years on 28 Aug 1861. Private. Re-enlisted as a Veteran for three years on 1 Jan 1864 at Hilton Head, South Carolina. Re-mustered there on 25 Jan 1864. Deserted 8 Mar 1864. Sources: (ILSA reel 4 p22)

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