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BAKER, Gilbert

WI 12th Inf Co C. Residence: Linden, Iowa County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 20. Unmarried. Farmer. Blue eyes, light hair, rosy complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted at Dodgeville, Wisconsin. Mustered 18 Oct 1861. Private. Re-enlisted for three years on 1 Jan 1864 at Natchez, Mississippi. Private. Died while a prisoner of war of wounds received while in action on 21 Jul 1864 near Atlanta, Georgia. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 58-15; red book vol 17, p44)

BAKER, John F.

IL 45th Inf Co K. Residence: Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Blacksmith. Age 21. Gray eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’5½”. Enlisted for three years on 24 Aug 1864 at Chicago as a substitute for Robert Strohs. Mustered the same day. Private. Never reported to K Company. No discharge given by K Company. Mustered out 12 Jul 1865 at Louisville, Kentucky. Sources: (ILSA reel 4 p54)

BAKKE, Anders Anderson

From Modum, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in River Falls, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p270)

BAKKE, Christopher Anderson

From Modum, Norway. Civil War: Private. Killed (or died) during the war. Sources: (Ulvestad p270)

BAKKE, Evan H.

WI 3rd Inf Co K. Residence: Christiania, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Ostre Toten, Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 26. Gray eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for three years on 30 May 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Mustered 29 Jun 1861 at Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. Private. Re-enlisted as a Veteran 21 Dec 1863. Discharged from the service 21 Mar 1865 to accept a commission as Second Lieutenant in the WI 53rd Inf Co B. Mustered in May 12, 1865. On 10 Jun 1865 at Pleasant Hill, Missouri, he and his company were merged into the WI 51st. Promoted to Captain. Assigned to Co H. [Muster roll sheet is very difficult to read. Unsure of anything.] Post war: Died in Fingal, North Dakota, (before 1903). Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 198-13; red book vol 9, p194) (Ulvestad p253) (GAR records, Joseph Weiser post 66, Valley City ND Historical Society)

BAKKE, Francis

WI 11th Inf. Residence: Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 34. Blue eyes, brown hair, florid complexion, 5’4½”. Drafted. Enrolled 21 Sep 1864. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 52-13)

BAKKE, Gilbert

Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Walsh County, North Dakota. Sources: (Ulvestad p270)

BAKKE, Hans Andersen

From Modum, Norway. Civil War: Private. Died in the war. Sources: (Ulvestad p270)

BAKKE, Ingvald

MN 10th Inf Co D. From Hallingdal, Norway. Civil War: Enlisted 26 Aug 1862. Private. Discharged 26 Aug 1865. Post war: Suffered rheumatism. Lived at Sandown, Sargent County, North Dakota. Sources: (Ulvestad p270) (1890 Veterans and Widows Census, North Dakota, No.123, roll 59)

BAKKE, Isaac H.

WI 7th Inf Co G. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Unmarried. Age 18. Gray eyes, light brown hair, fair complexion, 5’10½”. Enrolled for one year and mustered on 11 Nov 1864 at Janesville, Wisconsin, as a substitute for Knud Iverson of Deerfield, Dane County, Wisconsin. Private. Took part in the battles of Hatcher’s Run, Gravely Run. Wounded in action in the battle of Five Forks, Virginia, 1 Apr 1865. Discharged from the service at the end of the war. Post war: Lived in Sloan, Iowa. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 33-13; red book vol 12, p114) (Ulvestad p270) “Bakker, Isaac”.

BAKKE, Iver

Civil War: Private. Served under Captain Eberhardt Lieberg. Sources: (Ulvestad p170)

BAKKE, Jorgen

Spanish-American War: Quartermaster officer. Served on battleship "New York". Was on the steamship "Merrimac" under Lieutenant Hobson. Sources: (Ulvestad p252)

BAKKE, Ole

MN 11th Inf Co K. Residence not shown. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 34. Enrolled 31 Aug 1864. Mustered the same day. Private. Discharged from the service with his regiment on 26 Jun 1865. Sources: (MINN p527) (MCIW p505)

BAKKE, Ole

WI 8th Inf Co H. Civil War: Private. Post war: Buried at McFarland, Wisconsin. Sources: (Wisconsin Cemetery Records) (Hedberg)

BAKKE, Ole O.

WI 23rd Inf Co D. Residence: Pleasant Spring, Dane County, Wisconsin. From Hallingdal, Norway. Civil War: Age 22. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 21 Aug 1862 at Madison, Wisconsin. Mustered there on 30 Aug 1862. Private. Died of typhoid fever at Milliken’s Bend, Louisiana, on 22 May 1863. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 114-13; red book vol 28) (Love p1095) (Ulvestad p270)

BAKKE, Sjur

From Sondfjord, Norway. Spanish-American War: Private. A Marine. Post war: Lived in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p270)

BAKKEN, Anders

Residence: Polk County, Minnesota. From Stavanger, Norway. Civil War: Private. Sources: (Ulvestad p270)

BAKKEN, Andrew

WI 46th Inf Co F. Residence: York, Green County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Spring Grove, Green County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 43. Married. Blue eyes, brown hair, rosy complexion, 5’11”. Enlisted for one year on 18 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered there on 27 Feb 1865. Bounty $100. Private. On detached service at Indian Creek railroad since 23 Jun 1865. Mustered out with this Company on 27 Sep 1865 at Nashville, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 186-7,22; red book vol 51) “Bakken, Anders”

BAKKEN, Ever

Civil War: Post war: Buried in Adams, Green County; stone reads “24 Jul 1836 – 8 Jan 1906”. Sources: (Wisconsin Cemetery Records)

BAKKEN, Johannes. O.

MN 11th Inf Co ?. Born in Vestre Slidre, Valders, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Moved to Abercrombie, Richland County, Dakota Territory. Sources: (1885 Dakota Territory Census) (Ulvestad p270)

BAKKEN, Knud Torgersen

From Sætersdalen, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Fillmore County, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p270)

BAKKEN, Torger Torgersen

From Sætersdalen, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Fillmore County, Minnesota. Died in 1898. Sources: (Ulvestad p270)

BAKKETHUN, Niels

WI 49th Inf Co I. Residence: Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Printer. Age 30. Blue eyes, brown hair, fair complexion, 5’9½”. Enlisted for one year on 16 Feb 1865 at Madison. Mustered 23 Feb 1865 at Madison. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Appointed Corporal. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 193-11,13,27)