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Andrew Ellickson

Andrew Ellickson | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Three-quarter length oval studio portrait of Andrew Ellickson, a private of Company B, 15th Wisconsin Infantry, in uniform with bayonet sheathed on his side and holding his musket against his shoulder. The following information was obtained from the Regimental and Descriptive Rolls, Volume 20: He resided in Pleasant Springs, Wisconsin. On March 14, 1862, he enlisted and mustered into service at Madison, Wisconsin on December 02, 1861, at the age of 22. He was captured during the Battle of Chickamauga on September 19, 1863, and returned to Company B on November 19, 1863, as a paroled prisoner of war. On January 1, 1865, he was transferred to Company H and temporary attached to the 24th Wisconsin Infantry. Ellickson was then transferred to Company I, 13th Wisconsin Infantry on June 10, 1865, at Nashville, Tennessee as a paroled prisoner.
DESCRIPTION
Three-quarter length oval studio portrait of Andrew Ellickson, a private of Company B, 15th Wisconsin Infantry, in uniform with bayonet sheathed on his side and holding his musket against his shoulder. The following information was obtained from the Regimental and Descriptive Rolls, Volume 20: He resided in Pleasant Springs, Wisconsin. On March 14, 1862, he enlisted and mustered into service at Madison, Wisconsin on December 02, 1861, at the age of 22. He was captured during the Battle of Chickamauga on September 19, 1863, and returned to Company B on November 19, 1863, as a paroled prisoner of war. On January 1, 1865, he was transferred to Company H and temporary attached to the 24th Wisconsin Infantry. Ellickson was then transferred to Company I, 13th Wisconsin Infantry on June 10, 1865, at Nashville, Tennessee as a paroled prisoner.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:80712
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Creator Name:Unknown
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Collection Name:Oberst Heg og hans gutter photographs, circa 1862-circa 1920
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH 2361 1/26
Original Dimensions:3.75 x 6 inches
SUBJECTS
Firearms
Military uniforms
Portraits
Prisoners of War
Soldiers
Civil War, 1861-1865
Indoor photography
Men
Portrait photography

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