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GREEN, Peter N.

IL 23rd Inf Consolidated Co K. Residence not shown. Born in Norway. Civil War: Clerk. Age 27. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for one year on 28 Mar 1865 at Chicago and mustered there on 5 Apr 1865. Bounty $100. Private. Promoted to Corporal. Mustered out with his Company on 24 Jul 1865. Sources: (ILSA reel 17 p51)

GREENWOOD, Alfred

WI 15th Inf Co G. Residence: New Glarus, Green County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Unmarried. Age 18. Enlisted for three years on 27 Jan 1862 at New Glarus and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 28 Jan 1862. Private. Sick in Bridgeport, Alabama, 13 Sep 1863. Served with the provision transport from Stevenson in October 1863. Sick 20 Oct 1863 and sent to hospital. Sent to hospital in Louisville, Kentucky, 29 Jun 1864. Discharged from the service from Harvey hospital in Madison, Wisconsin, 9 Jan 1865, for chronic diarrhea and phthisis pulmonalis (pulmonary consumption). Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-9; red book vol 20, p102) (Buslett p532) “Grønskau, Alfred”

GREGERSEN, Hans C.

NY 1st Inf Co I. Residence: Brooklyn, New York. Civil War: Private. Sources: (Rygg p47)

GREGERSON, Peter

WI 44th Inf Co C. Residence: Iola, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Farmington, Jefferson County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 34. Married. Gray eyes, brown hair, dark complexion, 5’10”. Enlisted for one year on 29 Oct 1864 at Waupaca, Wisconsin. Mustered 12 Nov 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Sick in a hospital in Paducah, Kentucky, after 14 Jul 1865. Sent to a hospital in Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, and discharged there on 16 Aug 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 180-7,15; red book vol 49; blue book)

GREGESON, Leve

IL 34th Inf Co I. Residence: Mt. Carroll, Carroll County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Laborer. Age 18. Unmarried. Gray eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for three years on 7 Sep 1861 at Camp Butler. Mustered there the same day. Private. Died at Louisville, Kentucky, 19 Apr 1862. “Leif Gregerson –1862” stone is in Scandinavia Lutheran Cemetery Sect. I Row 13, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Sources: (ILSA reel three p 112) (KJR) (USGenWeb Archives by Geraldine Trinrud gertrin@gglbbs.com) “Gregerson, Leif”

GRELL, John

WI 15th Inf Co F. Residence: Manitowoc, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Unmarried. Age 28. Enlisted for three years on 21 Oct 1861 at Manitowoc and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 12 Dec 1861. Private. Died of disease in a hospital at Mississippi River Island No. 10 on 15 Apr 1862. Buried at Mississippi River National Cemetery near Memphis, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-8; red book vol 20 p88) (Buslett p504)

GRESTIGEN, Isaac

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