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SWIGGUM, Erick S.

WI 46th Inf Co G. Residence: York, Green County, Wisconsin. Enlistment credited to Cadiz, Green County. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 42. Married. Blue eyes, brown hair, dark complexion, 5’6”. Enlisted for one year on 13 Feb 1865 at Monroe, Wisconsin. Mustered 23 Feb 1865 at Madison, Wisconsin. Bounty $100. Private. Mustered out with this Company on 27 Sep 1865 at Nashville, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 186-13; red book vol 51)

SWIGGUM, Thomas A.

Residence: Grand Forks, North Dakota. From Hasslo, Indre Sogn, Norway. Spanish-American War: Sergeant. Sources: (Ulvestad p261)

SWINESON, Christian

WI 14th Inf Co D. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 33. Farmer. Blue eyes, brown hair, florid complexion, 6’. Enlisted for three years on 27 Nov 1863 at La Crosse. Private. Took part in the Red River Expedition of 1864 and died on board a transport near Memphis, Tennessee, on 30 May 1864. Sources: (WHS red book vol 19, p84)

SWINSON, Guyhard

MN 11th Inf Co K. Residence not shown. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 18. Enrolled 31 Aug 1864. Mustered the same day. Private. Discharged from the service with his regiment, 26 Jun 1865. Sources: (MINN p529) (MCIW p506)

SWINSON, Hogge

MN 11th Inf Co K. Residence not shown. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 23. Enrolled 31 Aug 1864. Mustered the same day. Private. Discharged from the service with his regiment, 26 Jun 1865. Sources: (MINN p529) (MCIW p506)

SWINSON, Lewis

MN 11th Inf Co K. Residence not shown. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 18. Enrolled 31 Aug 1864. Mustered the same day. Private. Discharged from the service with his regiment, 26 Jun 1865. Sources: (MINN p529) (MCIW p506)