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Norwegians in the Civil War

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  • Hans Andersen Bakke (1844 - 1862)
    BAKKE, Hans Andersen - From Modum, Norway. Civil War: Private. Died in the war. Sources: (Ulvestad p270). ANDERSON, Hans - WI 15th Inf Co G. Residence: Martell, Pierce County, Wisconsin. Civil War:...
  • Anders "Andrew" Andersen Bakke, Jr. (1840 - 1928)
    Baptismal Record: ( ) - (Inscription: Co. A 12th Reg. WI) BAKKE, Anders Anderson - From Modum, Norway. Civil War: Private. Post war: Lived in River Falls, Wisconsin. Sources: (Ulvestad p270). AND...
  • Christopher Andersen Bakke (1842 - 1862)
    BAKKE, Christopher Anderson - From Modum, Norway. Civil War: Private. Killed (or died) during the war. Sources: (Ulvestad p270). ANDERSON, Christoffer - WI 15th Inf Co G. Residence: Martell, Pierce...
  • Christian Nelson (1841 - 1929)
    Emigration record: - ( ) and - ( ) 1853 (3 May) Karen Nielsdatter Espetheveit (58yrs), Niels Olsen (26yrs), Nils Andreas Olsen (24yrs), Anne Malene Olsdatter (28yrs), Ole Nielsen (16yrs) & Christia...

There were a lot of Norwegians who participating in the American Civil War.

Many people have wanted a project covering this part of Norwegian - American history.

"Telelaget"

"Vesterheim"

"15th Regiment Infantry, Field and Staff"

"15th Wisconsin Infantry & their Flag"

"15th Wisconsin (Scandinavian) Regiment"

"15th Wisconsin Regiment at Wisconsin Historical Society"

"Wisconsin Civil War Roster Search"

"2nd Minnesota Battery of Light Artillery - Roster and Unit History"

"The Civil War History of John (Jens ) Ritland, 32nd Iowa Regiment, Co K."

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Svaldbard

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Akershus

Even Johansen Skofstad

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Aust-Agder

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Buskerud

Drammen

Frants "Einar" Jacobsen Wulfsberg, Rev.

Kongsberg

Ludvig "Lewis" Christian Emil Pedersen Berg (Bergh)

Lier

"Hans Christian Evensen Heg" Colonel of the 15th Wisconsin Infantery

"Ole Heg" Quartermaster of the 15th Wisconsin Infantery

Ole Hansen Hegg : CA 2nd Cav. Co K. Born 1837 in Lier prestegjeld

"George Magnus Linnevold"

Eiker

Andrew Christoffersen Holst

Anton Hendrickson (Bermingrud)

Berger Osen

Edward Sands (Sand)

Gilbert Jackson (born in Flesberg and lived & immigrated from Eiker)

Hans Jacob Osen

Henry Anderson (Horne)

John Sonju (Sønju)

Johan "John" Thompson (Haugen)

Lauritz Olsen (Solberg)

Magnus Nelson (Mjøndalen)

Nels Anderson (Horne)

Nils Arneson (Stensmyhren)

Olaus Senjem (Sønju)

Modum

Anders "Andrew" Andersen Bakke

Anders "Andrew" Larson (Brække)

Christopher Andersen Bakke

Hans Andersen Bakke

Hans Hansen Hanson (Formoe)

Johannes "John" Stephanus Olsen Irgens

Nels Johnsen Aastrud (Aasterud)

Nes

Ole Knudsen Flaaten (Fløten)

Sandsvær

Carl "Charles" Sorensen Sampson (Kongsgaarden)

Christopher Sorenson Sampson (Kongsgaarden)

Engebret "Ingbret" Sorensen

Hans "Jorgen" Jørgen Hanson (Sundet)

Johannes "John" Halvorsen Docken (Dokka)

John Gilbertson (Tubbehotvedt)

Sigdal

Tosten "Thomas" Tostensen Kopseng (Thompson)

Finnmark

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Hedmark

Ringsaker

Johan "John" Nielsen Nelson (Kjøs)

Ole Nielsen Nelson (Kjøs)

Stange

Casper Andreas Poulson (Vik)

Halvor Georg Paulsen Vik

Hendrik Olsen Dahl (Kjemstad)

Peder "Peter" Nielsen Spangberg

Hordaland

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Møre og Romsdal

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Nordland

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Nord-Trøndelag

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Oppland

Biri

Hans "Jacob" Iverson

Fåberg

Simon Christensen Roland

Nord-Aurdal

Anders "Andrew" Bjornsen Lee

Sør-Aurdal

Ole Andreas Arnesen Steensrud (Stensrud)

Sør-Fron

John Amundsen Storbakken

Amund Amundsen Storbakken

Torger P. Paulson (Slaaen)

Thor P. Slaaen (Sloan)

Østre Gausdal

Blihovde, Simon Torgersen (Enge)

Mockrud, Simen Amundsen (Borg)

Øyer (Øier)

Arne Pederson (Glømmeødegard)

Christian Christiansen Brendum (Bjornstad)

Erik Olsen Hoilien (Høilien)

Hans Larson (Galterud)

John Arnesen Malum (Mæhlum)

John Gudmundsen Wasrud

John Johannessen Bergh

Knud "Knute" Johannessen Johnson (Bjørge)

Mathias Knudsen Strom (Praest-Lien)

Mathias Pedersen Bagstad

Ole Johnson (Lageton)

Simen Engebretsen Lienlokken (Linløkken)

Simon Erickson (Stavslien)

other

Christoffer Christiansen Hoff, 15th Wisc. Vol. Infantry, Co. B., Madison, Dane, WI. Born 5 June 1823 in Hov, Sondre Land, Oppland, Norway. Contracted TB during his service, and later died from it (1885). Two of his daughters also died from TB after caring for their father.

"Lars Larsson Hjelter (Sperstad, Flækøy, Øyom), II"

Oslo

Christian Torbjorn Hegge : WI Hv Arty Co C. Residence: Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Kristiania

Ole Peter Hansen Balling, Lt. Col.

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Rogaland

Lt. Col. Porter Chamberlain Olson (american born - father, Ole Olsen Hetletveit was born at Nedstrand, Tysvær, Rogaland, Norway)

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Sogn og Fjordane

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Sør-Trøndelag

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Telemark

Jens "James" Olsen Overson (Roe)

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Troms

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Vestfold

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Vest-Agder

Christian Nelson (Espetvedt)

Ole Nelson (Espetved)

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Østfold