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IA 13th Inf Co E. Residence: Fourth Congressional District. Born in Sweden. Civil War: Age 31. Enlisted 2 Nov 1864. Mustered the same day. Private. Mustered out 21 Jul 1865 at Louisville, Kentucky. Sources: (ISW-II cd p113)


MN 12th Inf Co F. Residence: Spring Valley, Minnesota. Born in Norway. Spanish-American War: Age 25. Enrolled 29 Apr 1898 at Spring Valley. Mustered 6 May 1898 at Camp Ramsey, St. Paul. Private. Appointed Artificer. Mustered out 5 Nov 1868 at New Ulm, Minnesota. Sources: (MSAW p164)


MA 2nd Inf Co F. Residence: Chelmsford, Massachusetts. Born in Norway. Civil War: Laborer. Re-enlisted on 10 Feb 1864. Mustered out July 1865. Sources: (Massachusetts Civil War Research Center)


TX 46th Cav Co B. CSA. Born “Peder Olsen Songe” on 27 Feb 1843 at Tromoy, Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Gray eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’8”. Enlisted for one year on 7 May 1862 at Stephenville. Private. Bugler. Reenlisted for three years or the war on 20 Dec 1862 at Camp Salmon. Sent to Austin, Texas, as a waggoner on 27 Jun 1863. Sometime in the spring of 1864, he deserted and made his way to San Elizario, El Paso County, Texas. He was taken to Santa Fe, New Mexico Territory, in early July. There he took an oath of allegiance to the Union. Post war: Died on 27 Apr 1895 at Norse, Bosque County, Texas. Sources: ("Norwegian Soldiers in Confederate Forces" by C.A.Clausen & Derwood Johnson, publ. in Norwegian-American Studies, volume 25, Northfield, Minnesota. p115) (Ulvestad p323) (www.borgerkrigen.info) “Piersen, Peter”


WI Detachment of Unassigned drafted men. Civil War: Age 46. Drafted for one year on 14 Mar 1865 at Boscobel, Wisconsin. He failed to report on 27 Mar 1865, but did report on 22 Jun 1865. Private. He was discharged from the service on 29 Jun 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 258-9)