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Jillson, Joseph

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 41, credited to Readsboro, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 10/5/61, m/i 10/15/61, Pvt, Co. C, 6th VT INF, wdd, Savage's Station, 6/29/62, pow, Savage's Station, 6/29/62, prld 7/19/62, d/dis 8/20/62, Mill Creek Genl. Hosp. (Hepatitis)

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VITALS

Birth: 11/13/1820, Whitingham, VT
Death: 08/20/1862

Burial: Hampton National Cemetery, Hampton, VA
Marker/Plot: B-H/4238
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 3082586

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: Gillson, Joseph
Pension?: Yes, widow Cynthia c., 12/26/1862
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: Roll of Honor incorrectly listed him as 4th VT Infantry and dying 8/9/1862.

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Terry Zimmerman, Amherst, NY

2nd Great Grandfather of Stephanie, Brandon, VT

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BURIAL:

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Hampton National Cemetery, VA

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