Ole  Wold

Ole Wold

15th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry

The Scandinavian Regiment

Name at Enlist Ole Wold
Birth Name
Lived ca. 1813 -
Residence at Muster-In Clinton, Rock County, WI
Company at Enlistment G
Rank at Enlistment Corporal
Muster Date 13 Dec 1861

Ole Wold joined the WI 15th Infantry, Company G. The men of the company called themselves the "Rock River Rangers."

Wold is listed as living in Clinton, WI, age 48, and married. He enlisted for three years on October 21, 1861 at Beloit, WI, and mustered December 13, 1861 at Madison, WI. He was designated Corporal (Korporal). He disappeared from Mississippi River Island No. 10 on August 2, 1862, and not heard from after that.

Sources: Series 1200: Records of Civil War Regiments, 1861-1900, Wisconsin Adjutant General’s Office, box 76-9; Regimental Muster and Descriptive Rolls, 1861-1865, Wisconsin Adjutant General’s Office, vol.20 p.98; Oberst Heg og hans gutter, Waldemar Ager, 1916, Fremad Pub. Co., Eau Claire, WI, p.313; Ole A. Buslett, Det Femtende Regiment, Wisconsin Frivillige [The Fifteenth Regiment, Wisconsin Volunteers] (Decorah, Iowa, 1894), p.547; Nordmaendene i Amerika, Martin Ulvestad, 1907, History Book Co., Minneapolis MN, p.266.


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