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IA 13th Inf Co I. Residence: Glenwood Township, Winneshiek County, Third Congressional District, Iowa. Born in Rannestad, Norway. Civil War: Age 37. Enlisted 20 Oct 1864. Mustered 20 Oct 1864. Private. Mustered out 21 Jul 1865, Louisville, Kentucky. Post war: In 1885, Thore Bollson was living in Decorah, Winneshiek County Iowa. Died 1896. Sources: (ISW-II p585) (XSS Iowa p290) (Ulvestad p272) (DGA) “Bolson, Thore”


IA 38th Inf Co K. Residence: Winneshiek County, Iowa. Born in Rannestad, Norway. Civil War: Age 26. Private. Enlisted 26 Aug 1862. Mustered 6 Oct 1862. Private. Died of disease 31 Oct 1863, Lansing, Iowa. Sources: (ISW-V p856) (DGA) (Ulvestad p272)

BOLSON, William H.

WI 16th Inf Co B. Civil War: Age 23. Enlisted for three years on 4 Jan 1862 at Oconomowoc, Wisconsin. Private. Discharged from the service 24 Jul 1862. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 80-4) (RWV2 p7)

BOLSTAD, Anders Amundson

See AMUNDSON, Anders.

BOLSTAD, Christen E.

WI 15th Inf Co H. Residence: Rising Sun, Crawford County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 22. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 22 Oct 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered there on 13 Feb 1862. Private. Wounded at Stone's River, Tennessee, 31 Dec 1862, and sent to hospital and to the Convalescent Center in Nashville, Tennessee. Later, sent north. Assigned to the Veterans Reserve Corps 1 Mar 1864. When his term of service expired, he was discharged at Nashville from the 160th Company, 2nd Battery, of the Veterans Corps. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-10; red book vol 20, p114) (Buslett p555) (Ulvestad p272) (Ager p309) (Quiner p 621) “Bolstad, Christian L”

BOLSTAD, Ingebrigt O.

See BAALSTAD, Ingebret


From Voss, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Fertile, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p272)

BOLSTAD, Lars Nilsen

See NELSON, Lewis


WI 15th Inf Co B. Residence: Cambridge, Dane County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Private. Killed at Vicksburg, Mississippi, according to Ulvestad; at Kenesaw Mountain, according to Boe. Sources: (Ulvestad p272) (Boe, Sophie “The Story of Father’s Life”, publ. 1919. Copy at VGC)


See NELSON, Lewis

BOLSTAD, Ole Johnson

WI 45th Inf Co B. Residence: Liberty, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. Born in Valders, Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Married. Age 30. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’6½”. Drafted. Enrolled for one year 7 Oct 1864 at Liberty. Mustered 4 Nov 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Bounty $100. $33.33 paid. Mustered out with his company on 17 Jul 1865 at Nashville, Tennessee. Post war: Died at Gjerpen, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 183-3; red book vol 50) (Ulvestad p272)

BOLSTAD, Reier Jensen

From Valders, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Died at Gjerpen, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p272)