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MOE, Andrew O.

WI 15th Inf Co C. Residence: Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 23. Unmarried. Blue eyes, sandy hair, light complexion, 5’4”. Enlisted for three years on 21 Oct 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered there on 2 Dec 1861. Private. Transferred to Company E on order of Col Hans C.Heg on 1 May 1862. Discharged from the service for disability 19 May 1863 at Murfreesboro, Tennessee. One and a half years later, he enrolled again, this time for one year, and was mustered on 10 Nov 1864 at Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, as a substitute for John Helmenstine of Ridgeway, Iowa County, Wisconsin. Private. Took part in the battle of Hatcher’s Run, Virginia, 6 Feb 1865. Sent to General Hospital on 21 Mar 1865. Post war: In 1890, he was living in Hayfield, Dodge County, Minnesota. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 33-13, 76-5; red book vol 12 p116, vol 20 p48,76) (1890 Veterans and Widows Census, Minnesota, No.123, roll 22) (Buslett p422) (Ulvestad p310) (Ager p299, p305) “Moe, Anders”

MOE, Arne Olson

WI 7th Inf Co G. Born in Norway. Civil War: Laborer. Age 29. Gray eyes, brown hair, fair complexion, 5’10”. Enrolled for one year and mustered on 5 Nov 1864 at Janesville, Wisconsin, as a substitute for Joseph Wood of Watertown, Jefferson County, Wisconsin. Private. Killed in action on 31 Mar 1865 at Gravelly Run, Virginia. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 33-13; red book vol 12 p116) (Kennedy, James B. Wisconsin Civil War name index) (WLCW p 32) (Love p1066)

MOE, Buret

IL 34th Inf Co I. Residence: Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. Born in Norway. Civil War: Clerk. Age 20. Gray eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’5”. Enlisted for one year on 8 Feb 1865 at Chicago. Mustered there the same day. Private. Mustered out 12 Jul 1865 at Louisville, Kentucky. Sources: (ILSA reel three p 114)

MOE, Jens

WI 3rd Inf Co K. Residence: Stoughton, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Tailor. Age 40. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for three years on 19 Apr 1861 at Madison, Wisconsin. Mustered 29 Jun 1861 at Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. Sergeant. Promoted to Second Lieutenant of Company K on 6 May 1863, and mustered 31 May 1863 at Stafford Court House. Discharged from the service for disability on 19 Jul 1864. Sources: (WHS red book vol 9 p192)

MOE, Jens Olson

WI 15th Inf Co B. Residence: Columbus, Columbia County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 23. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 19 Feb 1862 at Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered there the same day. Private. Died of sickness at Mississippi River Island No. 10 on 19 May 1862. Buried in "Mississippi River" National Cemetery near Memphis, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-4; red book vol 20 p 32) (Buslett p390) (Ulvestad p310) (Ager p296) (RWV p809)

MOE, John A.

MN 12th Inf Co I. Residence: Albert Lea, Minnesota. Spanish-American War: Age 23. Enrolled 29 Apr 1898 at Albert Lea. Mustered 6 May at Camp Ramsey. Private. Mustered out 5 Nov 1898 at New Ulm, Minnesota. Post war: Lived at Lake Mills, Iowa. Sources: (MSAW p182) (Ulvestad p310)

MOE, John O.

From Romsdalen, Norway. Spanish-American War: Private. Post war: Lived at Sanborn, North Dakota. Sources: (Ulvestad p310)

MOE, Ole

From Romsdalen, Norway. Spanish-American War: Private. Post war: Lived at Sanborn, North Dakota. Sources: (Ulvestad 310)

MOE, Ole O.

Civil War: Private. Post war: Died in Kalispell, Montana. Brother to Paul O. Moe. Sources: (Letter to Minneapolis Norwegian Language Newspaper, 1892, signed A.K.Brenden, Bend OR)

MOE, Ole O.

From Lærdal, Sogn, Norway. Civil War: Private. Died at Mississippi River Island No. 10, during the war. Sources: (Ulvestad p310)

MOE, Paul O.

From Sondre Aurdal, Valders, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Mondovi, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p310) (Letter to Minneapolis Norwegian Language Newspaper, 1892, signed A.K.Brenden, Bend OR) “Paulson, Paul”

MOE, Peder J.

IA 12th Inf Co G. From Kværnmo, Elverum, Norway. Civil War: Enlisted 7 Jan 1865. Private. Discharged 7 Jan 1866. Post war: In 1890, he was living at Springfield, Brown County, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p310) (1890 Veterans and Widows Census, Minnesota, No.123, roll 22) “Moe, Peter”

MOE, Peter

WI 49th Inf Co B. Residence: Necedah, Juneau County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 44. Blue eyes, dark hair, light complexion, 5’10”. Enlisted for one year on 17 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Mustered 22 Feb 1865 at Madison. Bounty $100, $33.33 paid. Private. Discharged from the service for disability on 20 Sep 1865 at St. Louis, Missouri. Post war: In 1890, he was living at Lake Crystal, Blue Earth County, Minnesota. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 193-4,13,16,20) (1890 Veterans and Widows Census, Minnesota, No.123, roll 22)

MOE, Reinert

From Romsdalen, Norway. Spanish-American War: Private. He was an Artillerist. Post war: Lived at Valley City, North Dakota. Sources: (Ulvestad p310)

MOELIEN, H.

Residence: Coon Valley, Wisconsin. Civil War: Private. Sources: (Ulvestad p310)

MOEN, A.

From Stavanger, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Badger, Iowa. Sources: (Ulvestad p310)

MOEN, C.

From Stavanger, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Badger, Iowa. Sources: (Ulvestad p310)

MOEN, Endre

Born in 1842 in Norway. Civil War: Private. Said to have been paid $300 to take another man’s place. Died in 1864 while on General Sherman’s march to the sea. Sources: (Letter from Gerald Winger, Sterling, Illinois)

MOEN, Knud Oleson

WI 16th Inf. Residence; Vermont Township, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 38. Gray eyes, brown hair, fair complexion, 5’8”. Drafted. Enrolled for one year on 19 Sep 1864 at Janesville, Wisconsin. Mustered the same day. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 80-18)

MOEN, L.

From Sogn, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Died at Winnebago County, Iowa, (before 1907). Sources: (Ulvestad p310)

MOEN, Martin

Spanish-American War: Private. Post war: Lived at Renville, North Dakota. Sources: (Ulvestad p310)

MOEN, Martin

Spanish-American War: Private. Post war: Lived in Walsh County, North Dakota. Sources: (Ulvestad p310)

MOEN, Nels Siversen

From Sondre Aurdal, Valders, Norway. Civil War: Private. Wounded. Post war: Lived at Grand Meadow, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p310)

MOEN, O. M.

From Hedalen, Valders, Norway. Civil War: Private. Died in the Confederate prison, Andersonville. Sources: (Ulvestad p310)

MOEN, Ole

From Sondre Aurdal, Valders, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Leeds, North Dakota. Sources: (Ulvestad p310)

MOEN, Ole G.

WI 23rd Inf Co D. Residence: Pleasant Spring, Wisconsin. Civil War: Unmarried. Age 22. Enlisted 11 Aug 1862 at Madison, Wisconsin. Mustered 30 Aug 1862. Private. Died of disease at Milliken’s Bend, Louisiana, on 9 Jun 1863. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 114-13) (Love p1096) (RWV vol 2 p240)

MOEN, Ole J.

From Selbu prestegjeld, Trondhjem, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in Montana. Sources: (Ulvestad p310)

MOEN, Sivert Knudsen

Born “Syvert Knudsen Meltvedt” on 19 Jun 1825 at Strands Sogn, Rogaland, Norway, son of Knud Haaversen Meltvedt and Martha Sjursdattrer Lerang. He and his parents were Quakers in Norway. They came to America on “Ebenezer”, which sailed from Stavanger, Rogaland in late April 1849 and arrived in New York in mid-June of that year. Civil War: Private. Wounded. Post war: Lived at Badger, Iowa. Sources: (Ulvestad p310) (Naeseth-Hedberg ’49-155) “Moen, Syvert”

MOEN, Thrond O.

See OLSON, Thron

MOEN, Wilhelm

Dane County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Private. Killed in the Battle at Gaines' Mill, Virginia [27 Jun 1862]. Sources: (Ulvestad p310)