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Henry Brown

15th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry
The Scandinavian Regiment

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Name at Enlist

Henry Brown

Birth Name

ca. 1840 –

Birth Place

Racine County, WI

Birth Country


Resident of Muster-In

Primrose, Dane County, WI

Rank at Enlistment


Muster Date

17 Feb 1864

Henry Brown was born in Racine County, WI. He joined the WI 15th Infantry. The army listed him as living in Primrose, Dane County, WI, age 24, and a machinist. He had blue eyes, dark hair, light complexion, and stood 5’7½”. He enlisted for three years on February 17, 1864 as a Private (Menig).


Sources: Series 1200: Records of Civil War Regiments, 1861-1900, Wisconsin Adjutant General’s Office, box 76-13.