PIONEERS AND IMMIGRANTS
August Kossberg/Kasberg

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Collection George W. Neuman
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Description Albumen print mounted on cream colored card stock of August Kossberg/Kasberg.

Year Range from 1884
Year range to 1886
Medium Cardstock/Photographic Paper/Ink
Notes Bust view image of KOSSBERG/Kasberg, August - Pvt., Company F, 19th Regiment, Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry. He wears a dark coat and has a long gray beard.

August resided at Oshkosh, Winnebago County when he enlisted there on Jan. 17, 1862. He was assigned as above and was discharged due to a disability on May 13, 1863. August was listed (Kasberg) in the veteran section of the 1885 Wisconsin State census at P.O. Oshkosh. He is listed in the 1884 Oshkosh City Directory as KASBERG, and was a shoemaker by trade. He is not listed in the 1886 Directory.

{WC-V 1885; ROV}
Object ID P2004.4.6
Object Name cabinet card
People Kossberg, August
Kasberg, August
Place Oshkosh, WI
Print size 4.25" x 6.5"
Subjects Portrait photographs
Male
Civil War
Soldiers
Veterans
Grand Army of the Republic
19th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry
Immigrants
German-Americans
Shoemakers
Title August Kossberg/Kasberg
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