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WI 15th Inf Co A. Residence: Chicago, Illinois. Civil War: Age 43. Married. Enlisted 28 Oct 1861. Mustered 15 Nov 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Assigned to Company I and transferred to Company A on 7 Apr 1862. Discharged from the service due to disease, 15 Dec 1862, Nashville, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-3; red book vol 20 p 20) (Buslett p361) (Ulvestad p307) (Ager p293; p315) “Lorentzen, Ole” “Lorentson, Ole J.”


WI 34th Inf Co I. Residence: Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 42. Married. Enrolled for nine months on 24 Nov 1862 at Milwaukee. Mustered there on 26 Jan 1863. Sergeant. Died of disease (fever) in a hospital at Columbus, Kentucky, on 10 Apr 1863. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 155-3; red book vol 39) (Love p1113)


WI 15th Inf Co I. Residence: Scandinavia, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 21. Unmarried. Enlisted 18 Nov 1861 at Scandinavia and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, on 20 Dec 1861. Private. Was with the provision transport from Stevenson, Alabama, in September 1863. Mustered out with I Company at Chattanooga, Tennessee, 10 Feb 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-11; red book vol 20 p132) (Buslett p598) (Ulvestad p307) (Ager p315) “Lorentson, Jens”


WI 15th Inf. Civil War: Private. Died of disease at Danville, Kentucky, on 22 Oct 1862. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 77-8)


WI 9th Inf Co K. Residence: New Holstein, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 29. Enlisted 14 Oct 1861 at New Holstein. Mustered as Sergeant at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on 26 Nov 1861. Commissioned Second Lieutenant in B Company on 9 Feb 1863. Mustered in 14 Feb 1863. Reported to B company at St. Louis, Missouri, on 14 Jul 1863. Promoted to be First Lieutenant of Company H on 29 Aug 1863 at St. Louis, Missouri, to serve three years. Transferred to Company C, Independent Battalion. Post war: Granted a pension of $10 a month because of a wound to his head, resulting in impaired hearing. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 44-10; red book vol 14a p156) (“Pensioners on the Roll as of January 1, 1883 (living in Wisconsin)”, Park Genealogical Books, Roseville, Minnesota publ. 1998.)