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Brigham, William Oakley

Age: 26, credited to Bakersfield, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 9/11/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. G, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63

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Birth: 05/16/1836, Bakersfield, VT
Death: 11/03/1909

Burial: Maple Grove Cemetery, Bakersfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 31043661
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: 13th VT INF, off-site
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: 13th Vt. History off-site

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Maple Grove Cemetery, Bakersfield, VT

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W. Oakley Brigham Died at Bakersfield Yesterday.

Bakersfield, Nov. 4. – O. Oakley Brigham, a veteran of the Civil War, died at his home in that two o’clock yesterday afternoon. Mr. Brigham was in his 74th year had been ill several months. He was a member of Company K, 13th Vermont regiment, and a life-long resident of Bakersfield, where he had held all of the offices in the gift of his fellow townsmen. Mr. Brigham leaves a wife, who was Mrs. Rilla Worthing of Bakersfield, and several children by a former wife. The funeral services will be held from the Congregational church on Friday afternoon at two o’clock, the Rev. O.R. Houghton officiating.

Barre Daily Times, Nov 4, 1909

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.