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Gage, William W.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Monkton, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 7/21/62, m/i 9/1/62, 5SGT Co. B, 11th VT INF, comn 2LT, 12/28/63 (1/12/64), pr 1LT, Co. F, 5/13/65 (5/25/65), m/o 6/24/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1841, Ferrisburgh, VT
Death: 10/27/1873

Burial: Village Cemetery, Hinesburg, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 76802543

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Charles Collection, Gibson Collection, Guber Collection off-site, VHS Collections
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

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Village Cemetery, Hinesburg, VT

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Portrait

Vermont Officers Reunion Society Collection
Courtesy Vermont Historical Society





Portraits Collections
Courtesy Vermont Historical Society



(Gibson Collection)



(Charles Collection)

Obituary

Lieut. William W. Gage of Monkton, a member of Patrick Lodge, No. 33 at Hinesburg died last week. The funeral obsequies on Wednesday, and the remains were borne to the Gage Cemetery in Ferrisburg and buried with Masonic honors. A delegation of the members of Dorchester Lodge, No. 1 of Vergennes joined the funeral cortege at Ferrisburg, and participated in the solemn and impressive services, performed by Rev. E. B. Whittaker, of Patriot Lodge, assisted by Worshipful Brother William S. Hopkins, Grand Junior Deacon of the Grand Lodge of Vermont. A prayer was offered by Rev. R. M. Minard Chaplain of Starksboro, of Patriot Lodge. The procession was conducted under efficient supervision of Rev. R. H. Burge as Marshal.

Source: Rutland Daily Globe, November 6, 1873

Courtesy of Deanna French

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