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LYSE, Anders

From Biri, Norway. Civil War: Private. Died in Washington, D. C. Sources: (Ulvestad p308)

LYSENG, Elling Engebretsen

From North Aurdal, Valders, Norway. Civil War: Corporal. Post war: In 1907, he was living in Maynard, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p264)

LYSENG, Gilbert

From Valders, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Hitterdal, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p308)

LYSING, John K.

MN 10th Inf Co D. Residence: Holden, Goodhue County, Minnesota. Born in Valdres, Norway. Civil War: Age 24. Enrolled 22 Aug 1862. Mustered 9 Oct 1862. Private. Discharged from the service with his regiment, 19 Aug 1865. Sources: (MINN p471) (MCIW p478) (DCHS 1890 Veterans Census card file) (Ulvestad p308). “Lyseng, John”

LYSNE, Henry

WI 46th Inf Co B. Residence: Amherst, Portage County, Wisconsin. Born in Bergen, Norway. Came to America from Lærdal, Sogn, Norway. Civil War: Enlistment credited to Alto, Fond du Lac County. Farmer. Age 44. Married. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’5”. Enlisted for one year on 7 Feb 1865 at Amherst, and mustered 22 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Company drummer. Mustered out with his Company on 27 Sep 1865 at Nashville, Tennessee. Post war: Died at Amherst in 8 Oct 1901. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 186-3,17; red book vol 51) (Ulvestad p308) (VGC Naeseth Wisconsin book 7 p 94) “Lysne, Henrik”

LYSNE, Ole O.

From Lærdal, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Northfield, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p308)

LYSNE, Thomas

WI 12th Inf Co K. Residence: Rising Sun, Crawford County, Wisconsin. From Lærdal, Norway. Civil War: Age 22. Farmer. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’9”. Enlisted for three years on 30 Aug 1862 at Freeman, Wisconsin. Mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, the same day. Private. Discharged from the service 31 May 1865 at Washington DC. Post war: Lived at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 58-13; red book vol 17, p180) (Ulvestad p308)

LYSNER, Henry

WI 5th Inf Reorganized Co F. Residence: New Hope, Portage County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. From Laerdal, Norway. Civil War: Age 19. Farmer. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for one year on 3 Sep 1864 at Waupaca, Wisconsin. Mustered 12 Sep 1864 at Fond du Lac, Wisconsin [A second record shows muster at Madison, Wisconsin]. Enlistment bounty $100. Private. Killed in action on 2 Apr 1865 near Petersburg, Virginia. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 19; red book vol 10b p264) (Kennedy, James B. Wisconsin Civil War name index) (WLCW p180) (Love p1062) (Ulvestad p308) “Lisner, Henry”