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MALE, Elling

WI 11th Inf Co F. Born “Elling Trulsen Mael”, one of five sons of Truls Hermundsson Mael to serve in the Civil war. Civil War: Age 43. Drafted. Private. Ill much of the time he served. Discharged from the service three months after his muster in. Post war: Died in 1874 at age 53. Sources: (WHS Wisconsin Volunteers index p624) (Sharon Buethner

MALGA, Christa

IL 29th Inf Co I. Residence: Carlinville, Macoupin County, Illinois. Born in Skien, Norway. Civil War: Bootmaker. Age 37. Unmarried. Gray eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’3¼”. Enlisted for three years on 11 Aug 1861 at Springfield, Illinois. Private. Re-enlisted on 1 Jan 1864 at Natchez, Mississippi, and mustered there on 27 Feb 1864. Mustered out 6 Nov 1865 at Hempstead, Texas. Sources: (ILSA reel three p 49, 50) “Malga, Christy”


IL 10th Inf Co E. Residence: Henderson County, Illinois. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 21. Unmarried. Farmer. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’6”. Enlisted for three years on 30 Aug 1861 at Oquawka, Illinois, and mustered that day at Cairo, Illinois. Corporal. Re-enlisted for three years on 1 Jan 1864 at Rossville, Georgia, and mustered there on 6 Jan 1864. Discharged 4 Jul 1865 at Louisville, Kentucky; $210 bounty paid, $190 still due at mustering out. Sources: (ILSA reel one p 73, 76)


WI 5th Inf Co G. Residence: Christiana, Vernon County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 19. Blue eyes, sandy hair, sandy complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for one year at La Crosse, Wisconsin, on 13 Sep 1864. Mustered the same day. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 19; 26-1)

MALUM, John A.

WI 51st Inf Co I. Residence: Cylon, St. Croix County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 35. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for one year on 1 Apr 1865 at Hudson, Wisconsin. Mustered 28 Apr 1865 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 198-10)