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  • Civil War soilder names starting with 'WID'
    end of the war After the war he owned a crockery and glassware business at 99 Grand Street in Brooklyn Died in July 1902 Sources Rygg p46 WIDNEY T I WI 15th Inf Co K Civil War Lieutenant Sources Lonn p132 132f WIC WIG Share This Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Tumblr Share on Google Email this Page Collections What Is In Vesterheim s Collections Visit Special

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  • Civil War soilder names starting with 'WIG'
    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 WIGORN John J 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 amp re mustered 23 Jan 1864 Mustered out 18 Jul 1865 Louisville Kentucky Sources ISW II p136 Wigoren John WID WIK Share This Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Tumblr Share on Google Email this Page Collections What Is In Vesterheim s Collections Visit Special Collections and Archives Virtual Galleries Civil War Database Soldiers Names Abbreviations Data Clues Database Sources Acknowledgments Home Collections Civil War Database W WIG Listings Visit Exhibitions Collections Events Norway

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  • Civil War soilder names starting with 'WIK'
    Private An artilleryman Killed on a battlefield Sources Ulvestad p340 WIG WIL Share This Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Tumblr Share on Google Email this Page Collections What Is In Vesterheim s Collections Visit Special Collections and Archives Virtual Galleries Civil War Database Soldiers Names Abbreviations Data Clues Database Sources Acknowledgments Home Collections Civil War Database W WIK Listings Visit Exhibitions Collections Events Norway Tours Join Give

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  • Civil War soilder names starting with 'WIL'
    p243 http www homeofheroes com moh citations 1862 WILLIAMSEN Hans Spanish American War Private Lived in Hudson and then in Sioux Falls South Dakota before the war Stayed in the Marines Sources Ulvestad p340 WILLIAMSEN Knud WI 27th Inf Co H Residence Deerfield Dane County Wisconsin Born in Ulvig Norway Civil War Farmer Age 22 Blue eyes black hair light complexion 5 10 stout build Enlisted for three years on 18 Aug 1862 at Madison Wisconsin Mustered 25 Oct 1862 at Milwaukee Wisconsin Private Left sick at Helena Arkansas 13 Aug 1863 In hospital at Memphis Tennessee since 28 Aug 1863 Died of disease in Jefferson Barracks General Hospital at St Louis Missouri on 17 Dec 1863 Sources WHS Series 1200 boxes 129 10 17 19 130 10 131 4 red book vol 32 Love p1104 Williamson Knud WILLIAMSEN M From Nordland Norway Civil War Private Lived at Mapleton Minnesota Sources Ulvestad p340 WILLIAMSEN Markus From Viks Prestegjeld Sogn Norway Civil War Private Lived at Cream Minnesota Sources Ulvestad p340 WILLIAMSEN Nils Residence Polk County Wisconsin From Rodoen Norway Spanish American War Private Died of fever in Cuba during the war Sources Ulvestad p340 WILLIAMSON Buck WI 3rd Inf Co I Born in Norway Civil War Farmer Age 34 Blue eyes light hair dark complexion 5 9 Drafted Enrolled for one year on 22 Sep 1864 at La Crosse or Janesville Wisconsin Mustered there the same day Private Discharged from the service 9 Jun 1865 Sources WHS Series 1200 box 12 3 red book vol 9 p186 WILLIAMSON John WI 28th Inf Co K Residence Primrose Dane County Wisconsin Born in Norway Civil War Farmer Unmarried Age 43 Blue eyes light hair light complexion 6 heavy build Enlisted for three years on 14 Aug 1862 at Primrose Mustered 14 Oct 1862 at Milwaukee Wisconsin Private Discharged for disability 28 May 1863 at St Louis Missouri Sources WHS Series 1200 box 132 12 difficult to read due to overtaping red book vol 33 WILLIAMSON Mads WI 15th Inf Co F Residence Manitowoc County Wisconsin Born in Valders Norway Civil War Age 18 Unmarried Enlisted for three years on 5 Nov 1861 at Manitowoc Wisconsin and mustered at Madison Wisconsin 12 Dec 1861 Private Served with the provision transport from Stevenson Alabama in October 1863 Suffered a wound in his face at Kennesaw Mountain Mustered out with Company F on 13 Jan 1865 at Chattanooga Tennessee Lived at the Soldiers Home in Milwaukee Wisconsin Sources WHS Series 1200 box 76 8 red book vol 20 p92 Buslett p522 Ager p308 Meeker Ulvestad p340 WILLIAMSON Marcus IL 95th Inf Co C Residence Chemung McHenry County Illinois Born in Norway Civil War Farmer Age 19 Brown eyes dark hair fair complexion 5 11 Enlisted for one year on 26 Sep 1864 at Marengo Illinois and mustered there the same day Private Mustered out 17 Aug 1865 at Camp Butler Illinois Sources ILSA reel 8 p15 WILLIAMSON William IA 8th Inf Co H Residence Iowa Born in Norway Civil War Age 18 Enlisted 2 Dec 1864 Mustered 2 Dec 1864 Private Mustered out 1 Dec 1865 Montgomery Alabama Sources ISW I p1217 WILMS Boye August WI 21st Inf Co G Residence Waupaca Waupaca County Wisconsin Born in Denmark Civil War Age 27 Barber Married Blue eyes brown hair light complexion 5 5 Enlisted for three years on 14 Aug 1862 at Waupaca Mustered 5 Sep 1862 at Oshkosh Wisconsin Private Engaged in the battle of Chaplain Hills Discharged from the service 4 Jun 1864 on a surgeon s certificate Sources WHS red book vol 16 WILMS Peter WI 22nd Inf Co A Residence Racine Racine County Wisconsin Born in Denmark Civil War Age 22 Farmer Unmarried Light eyes light hair light complexion 5 9½ Enlisted for three years on 7 Aug 1862 at Racine Mustered there on 12 Aug 1862 Private Sources WHS red book vol 27 WILSEN Andrew T IL 36th Inf Co D Civil War Buried at Helmar Illinois stone reads d 27 Jul 1866 aged 40 y 3 m Sources Wisconsin Cemetery Records Hedberg WILSON Alonzo IA 5th Cav Co K Residence St Louis County Minnesota Born in Sweden Civil War Age 27 Enlisted on 1 Nov 1861 Mustered the same day Private Transferred to a Minnesota unit on 25 Feb 1864 Sources ISW IV cd p162 WILSON Charles WI 27th Inf Co H Residence Manitowoc Manitowoc County Wisconsin Born in Westlandet Norway Civil War Farmer Age 38 Blue eyes dark hair dark complexion 5 6 Enlisted for one year on 19 Sep 1864 at Manitowoc Mustered 7 Oct 1864 at Madison Wisconsin Recruit Bounty 100 33 33 still due at muster out Private Assigned to Co H on 8 Nov 1864 On 9 Mar 1865 Private Charles Wilson was listed as absent on detached service at Mobile Point Alabama guarding commissaries Rejoined H Company on 19 May 1865 Mustered out 14 Jul 1865 at Clarksville Texas Lived in Mishicott Wisconsin Sources WHS Series 1200 boxes 129 14 17 130 10 131 14 red book vol 32 Ulvestad p340 WILSON George TX 2nd Inf Co D CSA Born 5 Dec 1837 in Norway Civil War Enlisted for one year early in the war Private Served mostly on Galveston Island Transferred to the Marine Department serving as a pilot on trading vessels running between Galveston Houston and Trinity River ports He was transferred again on 21 Apr 1865 to the TX 2nd Inf Co D and detached to serve aboard the steamer Badger His regiment was disbanded in May 1865 Sources www borgerkrigen info WILSON George IL 20th Inf Co G Residence not shown Born in Denmark Civil War Age 24 Sailor Hazel eyes brown hair dark complexion 5 10 Enlisted for one year on 10 Nov 1864 at Alton Illinois and mustered there the same day Private Drafted Not yet reported Nodischarge furnished at mustering out of this company Sources ILSA reel two p 83 WILSON George WI 27th Inf Co H

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  • Civil War soilder names starting with 'WIN'
    on 23 Jan 1862 in Winneshiek County and mustered at Madison Wisconsin 11 Feb 1862 Private Was on Military Police duty in October 1862 Seriously wounded at Stone s River Tennessee 31 Dec 1862 and sent to a hospital in Nashville Tennessee Became unfit for service and was discharged for disability due to his wounds at Louisville Kentucky 27 Apr 1863 Post war He and his wife had six children He became a tailor Martine Wingaard died in July 1876 in Washington Prairie Wingaard in 1893 was living in Decorah Iowa In August 1904 he married Mrs Anna Hegge Ole Wingaard died at Decorah on Sunday 18 Jul 1915 and is buried in the Lutheran Cemetery there Sources WHS Series 1200 box 76 12 red book vol 20 p150 Buslett p647 photo DGA obit Decorah Republican 22 Jul 1915 p2 col 5 Ulvestad p340 Ager p195 photo p320 Winneshiek County Marriage Records XSS Iowa p705 Hedberg WINGER Mathias I WI 30th Inf Co F Residence Martell Pierce County Wisconsin Born 24 Mar 1831 in Østre Gausdal Oppland Norway son of Torger Nilsen Revoldsrud and Rønnaug Nilsdatter Brændum He came with his parents and seven siblings to America on the Præciosa which sailed from Skien Telemark and reached New York on 22 Aug 1845 They came to Ixonia Township Jefferson County Wisconsin Civil War Age 31 Farmer Unmarried Gray eyes dark hair dark complexion 6 Enlisted for three years on 19 Aug 1862 at Martell Mustered 21 Oct 1862 at Madison Wisconsin Private Discharged 1865 Post war Married Anna about 1867 Mathias died in a train accident in 1880 Sources WHS red book vol 35 Naeseth 45 1040 WINKERMAN Benjamin IL 28th Inf Co F Re organized Residence Not shown Born in Norway Civil War Farmer Age 22 Blue eyes light

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  • Civil War soilder names starting with 'WOG'
    three years on 11 Aug 1862 at Mt Pleasant Wisconsin Mustered on 1 Sep 1862 at Camp Utley Racine Private Mustered out 10 Jun 1865 at Washington DC Sources WHS red book vol 27 WIS WOL Share This Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Tumblr Share on Google Email this Page Collections What Is In Vesterheim s Collections Visit Special Collections and Archives Virtual Galleries Civil War Database

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  • Civil War soilder names starting with 'WOL'
    19 Hazel eyes brown hair dark complexion 5 6¼ Enlisted for three years on 15 Oct 1861 at Chicago Illinois and mustered there on 11 Nov 1861 Private Sources ILSA reel 14 p71 WOLD Joseph Spanish American War Private Wounded Lived at Battle Lake Minnesota Sources Ulvestad p340 WOLD Lars T IA 12th Inf Co G Residence Decorah Winneshiek County Iowa Born in Norway Civil War Age 34 Enlisted 19 Oct 1861 Mustered 5 Nov 1861 Private Missing in battle 6 Apr 1862 Shiloh Tennessee Died 14 Oct 1863 Vicksburg Mississippi Buried National Cemetery Vicksburg Mississippi section 1 grave 606 Sources ISW II p545 WOLD Ole From Hedemarken Norway Civil War Private Was also a member of the Settlers Home Guard in the Indian wars in Texas Later he lived in Seattle Washington Sources Ulvestad p340 WOLD Ole WI 15th Inf Co G Residence Clinton Wisconsin Civil War Age 48 Married Enlisted for three years on 21 Oct 1861 at Beloit Wisconsin and mustered 13 Dec 1861 at Madison Wisconsin Designated Corporal Disappeared from Mississippi River Island No 10 on 2 Aug 1862 and not heard from after that Sources WHS Series 1200 box 76 9 red book vol 20 p98 Ager p313 Buslett p547 Ulvestad p266 WOLDEN Ole P From Nordre Land Norway Civil War Private Lived at Spring Grove Minnesota Sources Ulvestad p340 WOLDEN William Civil War Sources Notebook compiled by Burr Oak Cemetery Ass n Winneshiek County Iowa 1996 WOLLUM Ole P WI 44th Inf Co F Residence Iola Waupaca County Wisconsin Enlistment credited to New Diggings Lafayette County Born in Norway Civil War Farmer Age 43 Married Blue eyes light hair light complexion 5 6 Enlisted for one year on 17 Oct 1864 at Waupaca Wisconsin Mustered 19 Oct 1864 at Madison Wisconsin Bounty 100 33

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  • Civil War soilder names starting with 'WOO'
    War Carpenter Age 34 Blue eyes light hair light complexion 5 5 Enlisted for one year on 11 Apr 1865 at Jacksonville Illinois and mustered there the next day Private Mustered out 11 May 1865 at Springfield Illinois Sources ILSA reel 14 p87 WOOL Thomas O WI 15th Inf Co C Residence Ossian Winneshiek County Iowa Civil War Age 29 Unmarried Enlisted for three years at Madison Wisconsin on 16 Feb 1862 and mustered there on 19 Feb 1862 Private Absent without leave during November 1862 Disappeared from hospital in Cave City Kentucky on 31 Mar 1863 or 1 Nov 1862 and according to War Department records was not heard from after that Listed as a deserter on 1 Nov 1863 Sources WHS Series 1200 box 76 5 red book vol 20 p50 Buslett p432 Meeker WOOSTER Daniel P WI 15th Inf Regimental Staff Residence Racine Racine County Wisconsin Civil War Commissioned 10 Dec 1862 Mustered 19 Dec 1862 at Madison Wisconsin Assistant Surgeon Became ill in Nashville Tennessee on 27 Jan 1863 Given leave of 20 days on 12 Feb 1863 Resigned 2 Mar 1863 Sources WHS Series 1200 box 78 1 red book vol 20 p2 Buslett p330

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