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Drew, William S.

Age: 21, credited to Barton, VT
Unit(s): 15th VT INF
Service: enl 9/3/62, m/i 10/22/62, CPL, Co. I, 15th VT INF, red by request, 11/14/62, m/o 8/5/63

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Birth: abt 1841, Barton, VT
Death: 03/13/1900

Burial: Bellevue Cemetery, Lawrence, MA
Marker/Plot: Group 1 Lot 122
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 137546373
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Georgiana
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: None

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Bellevue Cemetery, Methuen, MA

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Identification Disk

(John Gibson Collection)


Mr. & Mrs. T. W. Drew returned last week from Lawrence, Mass. Where they had been to attend the funeral of Mr. Drews brother, William, who died very suddenly. Mr. William Drew was born in this town forty, and lived here until he was 20 years of age.

At the opening of the Civil War he enlisted in Co. I, 15th Vt. Regt. . At the close of his service in the Army he went to Lawrence to live, and resided there until a few years ago when he went to Methuen, and was just moving back at the time of his death. He leaves a wife and two sons.
Orleans County Monitor, March 26, 1900

Courtesy of Deanna French