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Dwinell, Silas Oscar

Age: 19, credited to Grafton, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 9/29/61, m/i 10/15/61, PVT, Co. E, 6th VT INF, pr SGT, reen 12/15/63; wdd, Charles Town, 8/21/64, tr to Co. K, 10/16/64, comn 2LT, 4/22/65 (5/3/65), m/o 6/26/65

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Birth: 12/22/1846, Windham, VT
Death: 04/03/1923

Burial: Oak Cliff Cemetery, Derby, CT
Marker/Plot: Section H - Lot 7
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Steve Smith
Findagrave Memorial #: 24015535
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: VHS 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: None

3rd Great Grandfather of Bert De Forest, Stratford, CT

3rd Great Grandfather of Bertrand H. DeForest Sr., Amherst, NH

Great Grandfather of Robert W. Deforest, Concord, NH

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Oak Cliff Cemetery, Derby, CT

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and other veterans who may be buried there.


Silas Dwinell memorabilia

Silas Dwinell memorabilia

Post Commander Medal (GAR Post 26, Derby, CT)

Silas Dwinell memorabilia
Silas Dwinell memorabilia

(Courtesy of Chris Carroll)