BOVRE, Mathias

Born 1834 in Biri, Norway, the son of Lars Hovelsen Bøvre and Else Engebretsdatter. Came to America in 1850. Civil War: Private. Post war: He…


DT Dakota Cavalry. Born 6 Jun 1835 at Fresvick, Sogn, Norway, son of Botolph Bothun and Elisabeth. Civil War: Age 27. Entered service in 1862.…

BLOOM, Samuel

WI 27th Inf Co D. Born 16 May 1835 in Sweden. Civil War: Age 29. Sailor. Black eyes, dark hair, dark complexion, 5’11”. Enlisted for…


US Army, 307th Inf Co A. Born 11 Oct 1891 in Ostersund, Sweden. First World War: Age 26. Entered the army on 24 May 1918…

BOE, Andrew

From Lærdal, Sogn, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Black Hills, South Dakota. Sources: (Ulvestad p274)


From Hallingdal, Norway. Civil War: Private. Wounded. Post war: Died at Hetland, South Dakota (before 1907) Sources: (Ulvestad p272)

BERG, John

From Ringebu, Norway. Civil War: Corporal. Post war: Living at Lake Preston, South Dakota, in 1907. Sources: (Ulvestad p262) “Berg, Jon Arneson”


Civil War: Private. Bugler. Post war: Lived in Webster, South Dakota. Sources: (Ulvestad p271)