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NERBORG, Ole

From Hardaland, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Died at Fairfax, Minnesota, in 1904. Sources: (Ulvestad p313)

NERESON, George

MN Indian War: "Citizen Soldiers engaged in the Sioux Indian war of 1862". The Scandinavian Guards, organized in Nicollet County, Minnesota, 27 Aug 1862, and served in that county 21 days. Private. Sources: (MCIW p807) (Ulvestad p313) “Nereson, Georg”

NERESON, Gunner

MN Indian War: "Citizen Soldiers engaged in the Sioux Indian war of 1862". The Scandinavian Guards, organized in Nicollet County, Minnesota, 27 Aug 1862, and served in that county 21 days. Private. Sources: (MCIW p807) (Ulvestad p313) “Nereson, Gunder”

NERISON, Asmund

WI 15th Inf Co H. Residence: Perry, Dane County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 19. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 1 Dec 1861 at Moscow, Wisconsin, and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 13 Feb 1862. Private. Sick in Montery, Mississippi, 20 Jul 1862. Discharged from the service for disability due to disease at Cincinnati, Ohio, 6 Oct 1862. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-10; red book vol 20 p118) (Buslett p569) (Ulvestad p313) (Ager p310) “Nerison, Osmund”

NERISON, Neri

WI 3rd Inf Co C Residence: Upper Coon Valley, Vernon County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 36. Blue eyes, light hair, florid complexion, 5’6”. Drafted for one year on 21 Sep 1864. Enrolled at Lawrence, Wisconsin; mustered at La Crosse, Wisconsin. Private. Mustered out 5 Jun 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 19: red book vol 9 p62) (“Coon Valley”, publ 1928 by Upper Coon Valley Norwegian Lutheran Church, Coon Valley, Wisconsin, which states his unit to be WI 5th Inf Co C.)

NERISON, Ole

WI. Civil War: Private. Killed in action. Sources: (“Coon Valley”, publ 1928 by Upper Coon Valley, Wisconsin, Norwegian Lutheran Church.)

NERISON, Torges

WI 23rd Inf Co I. Residence: Burke, Wisconsin. Civil War: Unmarried. Age 19. Enlisted on 15 Aug 1862 at Burke. Mustered 30 Aug 1862 at Madison, Wisconsin. Private. Died of disease at Transport on 28 Jan 1863. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 114-13) (Love p1096)

NERJOR, Ole O.

WI 15th Inf Co H. Residence: Sheldon, Minnesota. (or Clermont, Iowa). Civil War: Age 21. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 30 Jan 1862 at Clermont and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 13 Feb 1862. Private. Put under arrest at Mississippi River Island No. 10, 28 May 1862, for falling asleep at his post while standing guard. Disappeared 24 Nov 1862. Listed as deserter 31 Mar 1863, but it was later determined that this was not true, and he was listed as missing. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-10; red book vol 20 p118) (Buslett p569) (Ulvestad p313) (Ager p107) (Meeker) “Nerjord, Ole” “Nedrejordet, Ole Olsen”

NEROS, Severe

MN 2nd Inf Co D. Residence: St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota. Born in France. Civil War: Age 25. Enrolled 1 Jul 1861. Mustered 5 Jul 1861. Private. Transferred to Company C, 1 Nov 1861. Killed in the Battle of Chickamauga, Georgia, 20 Sep 1863. Name corrected to "Neuss", by Capt. M. Thoeny. Sources: (MINN p76) (MCIW p130, 132, 683) (Ulvestad p313) “Neros, Siver” “Neuss, Sever”

NERVESTAD, Christian

From Kristiania (Oslo), Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Sacred Heart, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p313) “Narvestad, Christian” “Olson, Christian” “Rongerud, Christian”

NERVIG, Ole

From Olen, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived at Harby, Iowa. Sources: (Ulvestad p313)