Niles, Johnson W.
Age: 25, credited to Pownal, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 5/8/61, m/i 6/20/61, Pvt, Co. A, 2nd VT INF, mwia, Spotsylvania, 5/12/64, d/wds 5/15/64
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Birth: abt 1836, Pownal, VT
Burial: Alexandria National Cemetery, Alexandria, VA
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 3256417
Alias?: None noted
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Alexandria National Cemetery, VA
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Johnson W. Niles of Pownal and one of the original members of Co. A, 2d Vt., died in the hospital at Alexandria, Va., on the 29 ult., from the effects of the amputation of his arm, he being wounded in the Wilderness fight. The amputation took place on the 20th.
North Adams Transcript, June 9, 1864
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.