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Gilson, Eli

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Fayston, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 8/13/62, m/i 9/22/62, Pvt, Co. G, 6th VT INF, d/svc 4/7/64, Brandy Station Hosp, VA (chronic diarrhoea)

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VITALS

Birth: 08/14/1840, Fayston, VT
Death: 04/07/1864

Burial: Irasville Cemetery, Waitsfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
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: WPA Graves Registration Card indicates that this is a cenotaph.

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BURIAL:

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Irasville Cemetery, Waitsfield, VT

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Obituary

At Brandy Station, April 7th, Eli Gilson, a member of Co. G, 6th Regiment, aged 23 years, 7 months.

Source: Green Mountain Freeman, April 26, 1864

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.

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