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WIG, Lars Larsen

WI 27th Inf Co H. Residence: Deerfield, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Ulvig, Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Age 40. Blue eyes, dark hair, dark complexion, 5’3½”, medium build. Enlisted for three years on 16 Aug 1862 at Christiania. Mustered 25 Oct 1862 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Private. Absent foraging, 31 Dec 1863. Left sick at Little Rock, Arkansas, 23 Mar 1864. Died of chronic diarrhea in general hospital at Little Rock, Arkansas, on 18 Aug 1864. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 129-10,19; 130-10, 131-4; red book vol 32) (Love p1104) “Wiig, Lars” “Wiig, L. Larson” “Wing, Lars”


IA 9th Inf Co F. Residence: Decorah, Winneshiek County, Iowa. Born in Norway. Civil War: Age 18. Enlisted 21 Nov 1861. Mustered 7 Jan 1862. Private. Re-enlisted & re-mustered 23 Jan 1864. Mustered out 18 Jul 1865, Louisville, Kentucky. Sources: (ISW-II p136) “Wigoren, John”