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Gilchrist, William T.


Age: 22, credited to Randolph, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/18/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. F, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63

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Birth: 1836, Scotland
Death: 04/21/1885

Burial: Hickey Cemetery, Royalton, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joie Finley Morris +
Findagrave Memorial #: 133436763


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Elizabeth, 4/16/1890, VT
Portrait?: Unknown
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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia


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Hickey Cemetery, Royalton, VT

Check the cemetery for location/directions and other veterans who may be buried there.


Mr. William T. Gilchrist of Bethel, while handling a colt last week Tuesday, received injuries from a kick in the stomach which caused his death the next morning.

Source: Vermont Watchman and State Journal, April 29, 1885
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.