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SKILDUM, Andrew O.

IA. From Sogn, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Died in Humboldt County, Iowa, in 1882; drowned while crossing a river. Buried in Bode, Iowa. Sources: (Ulvestad p329) (phone, Norbert Vorrie, Fort Dodge, Iowa). “Skildein, Andrew”

SKILDUM, Lars

WI. From Luster, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Drowned while crossing a river. Sources: (phone, Norbert Vorrie, Fort Dodge, Iowa) “Skildein, Lars”

SKIMLAND, Canute R.

TX 46th Cav Co E. CSA. McCord's Frontier Regiment. From Stordoen, Norway. Civil War: Enlisted for one year on 8 Mar 1862 at Stephenville, Texas. Reenlisted for three years or the war on 10 Jun 1863 at Camp Salmon, Texas, as a substitute for Ole Winn, who had previously been discharged. Private. Served in Indian and Civil wars. Served in the Settlers’ “Home Guard” in the Indian wars, and in Texas units during the Civil war. On scout duty three separate occasions from 27 Jun 1863 until Jan 1864. Deserted 2 Aug 1864 at Eagle Lake. Rejoined his company at Camp Felder on 4 Oct 1864. Given extra duty assisting the Assistant Quartermaster. Deserted again on 18 Mar 1865 near Bastrop, and was thought to have gone to Mexico. Post war: K. R. Skimland died in Iowa in 1891. Sources: (“Norwegian Soldiers in Confederate Forces” by C.A.Clausen & Derwood Johnson, publ. in Norwegian-American Studies, volume 25, Northfield, Minnesota. p115) (Ulvestad p329) (Ulvestad lists K. R. with Elias Skimland and R. R. Skimland.) (www.borgerkrigen.info) “Skimland, C. R.” “Skimland, Canute” “Skimland, Knud”

SKIMLAND, Elias R.

TX 46th Cav Co E. McCord's Frontier Cavalry Regiment. CSA. From Stordoen, Norway. Civil War: Enlisted for one year on 8 Mar 1862 at Stephenville, Texas. Reenlisted for three years or the war on 10 Jun 1863 at Camp Salmon, Texas, as a substitute for James S. Jenson, who had previously been discharged. Private. Served in Indian and Civil wars. Served in the Settlers’ “Home Guard” in the Indian wars, and in Texas units during the Civil war. He was on scout duty 27 Jun through Jul 1863. Absent on extra duty to procure clothing 12 Dec 1863 until some time in Jan 1864. Deserted on 2 Aug 1864 at Eagle Lake. Returned 4 Oct 1864 at Camp Felder. On detached service guarding Federal prisoners to Hempstead from 30 Oct until mid Nov 1864. In Brenham hospital mid Nov to mid Dec 1864. Deserted again near Bastrop on 18 Mar 1865. Post war: Elias died in Illinois in 1884. Sources: (“Norwegian Soldiers in Confederate Forces” by C.A.Clausen & Derwood Johnson, publ. in Norwegian-American Studies, volume 25, Northfield, Minnesota. p105,115) (Ulvestad p329, Ulvestad lists Elias with K. R. Skimland and R. R. Skimland.) (www.borgerkrigen.info)

SKIMLAND, R. R.

TX CSA. From Stordoen, Norway. Civil War: Private. Served in Indian and Civil wars. Served in the Settlers’ Home Guard in the Indian wars, and in Texas units during the Civil War: Post war: R. R. Skinland died in Iowa in 1901. Sources: (Ulvestad p329) (www.borgerkrigen.info) (Ulvestad lists R. R. with Elias Skimland and K. R. Skimland.)

SKINDINGSRUD, Ole

See ANDERSON, Ole

SKIPLE, Ole Arnesen

WI 27th Inf Co H. Residence: Christiania, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Voss, Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 26. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’6½”, stout build. Enlisted for three years on 13 Aug 1862 at Christiania. Mustered 25 Oct 1862 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Private. Left sick on a hospital boat at Paducah, Kentucky, 21 Jul 1863. Sick at Memphis, Tennessee, 25 Jul 1863. Died 31 Aug 1863 of disease of the heart in hospital number two at Paducah. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 129-10,19; 130-10, 131-4)

SKIPNES, Hans

See JOHNSON, Hans of MN 3rd Inf.

SKIPNES, Ole C.

See JOHNSON, Ole C.