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WI 15th Inf Co C. Residence: Vernon, Waukesha County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 33. Married. Enlisted for three years on 1 Jan 1862 at Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered there on 10 Jan 1862. Private. Never reported sick or absent. Mustered out with Company, 1 Jan 1865, at Chattanooga, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-5; red book vol 20 p 46) (Buslett p413) (Ager p298) (Meeker) “Goodale, August”


From Holt Sogn, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Detroit Harbor, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p283)


MN 6th Inf Co G. Residence: Not shown. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 32. Enrolled 12 Aug 1862. Mustered 1 Oct 1862. Private. Died 1 Mar 1864 at St. Louis, Missouri. Sources: (MINN p304) (MCIW p340). These records show this soldier’s name as “Gordman, Ole”; however, Captain Charles J. Stees later stated that that name is in error and should be “Goodman”. (MCIW p692)


IA 13th Inf Co E. Residence: Ossian, Winneshiek County, Iowa. Born 10 Aug 1820 in Norway. Came to America in 1853. Married to Eli Atletvedt. Eleven children. Civil War: Age 44. Enlisted 20 Oct 1864. Mustered 20 Oct 1864. Private. Mustered out 21 Jul 1865, Louisville, Kentucky. Post war: Died at age 78 on 2 Feb 1899 in Canton, South Dakota. Buried in Forest Hill Cemetery at Canton, lot 49, block 6, grave 6. Sources: (ISW-II p616) (SDSHS WPA Veterans Cemetery Records, Lincoln County) (Sioux Valley News, Canton, South Dakota, 24 Apr 1941) “Goodmanson, Aage” “Skartvedt, Aaga” “Gudmunson, Aage” “Goodmanson, Ole”


Born “Gunlek Guttormsen Bringa” in Telemark, Norway. Civil War: Private. Wounded. Post war: Lived in Lake Park, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p283)


WI 15th Inf Co E. Residence: Rushford, Fillmore County, Minnesota. Born “Gunlek Guttormsen Bringa” in Telemark, Norway. Civil War: Age 20. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 15 Feb 1862 at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to LaCrosse. Mustered 25 Feb 1862 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Was with the provision transport from Stevenson, Alabama, on 13 Oct 1863. Sick in Chattanooga 28 Dec 1863. Left sick in Knoxville, Tennessee, Feb 24 1864. Mustered out with Company E in Chattanooga, Tennessee, 20 Dec 1864. Post war: Lived at Lake Park, Becker County, Minnesota. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-7; red book vol 20 p74) (TAR) (Buslett p477) (Hedberg) “Godrich, George” “Godridge, George”