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SALAMONSEN, Lars

Indian War: Private. Sources: (Ulvestad p326)

SALHUS, Lewis A.

From Brono, Helgeland, Norway. Spanish-American War: Private. Post war: Lived at Fargo, North Dakota. Sources: (Ulvestad p326)

SALTER, Peter J.

WI 1st Inf Co A. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 40. Tailor. Hazel eyes, brown hair, fair complexion, 5’8½”. Substitute. Enrolled at Delafield, Wisconsin. Mustered 25 Nov 1863 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Private. A soldier identified as “Peter J. Sather” of this company died of wounds on 2 Aug 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 1; red book vol 7) (WLCW p5)

SALTVOLD, Orm Knudsen

See KNUTSON, Orm

SALVERSON, Elias T.

Civil War: Private. Post war: Died at Ada, Minnesota. Sources: (Ulvestad p326)

SALVERSON, Hans

WI 21st Inf Co H. Residence: St. Lawrence, Waupaca County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 30. Mason. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’9½”. Enlisted for three years on 30 Nov 1863 at St. Lawrence. Mustered 4 Dec 1863 at Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. Private. Transferred to here from WI 10th Inf Co K. Died 5 Apr 1865 of wounds received in the battle of Bentonville, North Carolina, 19 Mar 1865. Sources: (WHS red book vol 26)

SALVERSON, John C.

WI 13th Inf Co H. Residence: Whitewater, Walworth County, Wisconsin. Born in Farsen (sic), Norway. Civil War: Age 22. Farmer. Unmarried. Blue eyes, light hair, fair complexion, 5’7”. Enlisted for three years on 8 Oct 1861 at Whitewater. Mustered 2 Nov 1861 at Janesville, Wisconsin. Private. Discharged from the service 7 May 1862 at Leavenworth, Kansas. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 64-10; red book vol 18, p164)

SALVERSON, Peterson

WI 22nd Inf Co H. Residence: Raymond, Racine County, Wisconsin. Born in Denmark. Civil War: Farmer. Unmarried. Age 40. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’4”. Enlisted for three years on 14 Aug 1862 at Raymond. Mustered 1 Sep 1862 at Camp Utley, Racine, Wisconsin. Private. Said to have been confined in a southern prison during the war. Died of disease at Annapolis, Maryland, on 2 May 1863. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 111-14; red book vol 27) (Racine County Historical Society) (Love p1095) “Salverson, Peter”.

SALVESEN, Hans

Residence: Waupaca County, Wisconsin. From Næs Jernværk, Norway. Civil War: Private. Wounded, and died. Sources: (Ulvestad p326)

SALVESEN, Tobias

From Hittero Sogn, Flekkefjord, Norway. Spanish-American War: Private. Post war: Lived at Birney, Montana. Sources: (Ulvestad p326)

SALVESON, Hans

WI 10th Inf Co K. Residence: St. Lawrence, Waupace County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Mason. Age 30. Blue eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’5½” (or 5’9½”). Enlisted for three years on 3 Dec 1863 at St. Lawrence, Wisconsin. Bounty $300. Mustered into service 4 Dec 1863. Private. Joined K Company on 18 Jan 1864. Statement with muster roll of 12 Oct 1864 reads “Received notice of drowning.” (The word “drowning” may be “drawing”.) Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 48)

SALVI, Erick E.

WI 44th Inf Co ?. Residence: Aztalan, Jefferson County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 42. Blue eyes, dark hair, light complexion, 5’5”. Enlisted for one year on 19 Sep 1864 at Vermont, Wisconsin. Mustered 29 Sep 1864 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100. Private. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 180-14)