Petrie, William H.
Age: 20, credited to Hartland, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF, 2nd USSS
Service: enl 9/2/61, m/i 9/21/61, Pvt, Co. K, 4th VT INF, dis/dsb 1/31/63; enl 9/12/64, m/i 9/12/64, PVT, Co. H, 2nd USSS, tr to Co. H, 4th VT INF, 2/25/65, m/o 6/19/65
See Legend for expansion of abbreviations
Birth: 1841, Woodstock, VT
Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, application date, lists both units
Portrait?: Gibson Collection, White Collection
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)
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Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT
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Veteran Dies in County Jail.
William H. Petrie, aged 67 years, and a Civil war vetreran, died Wednesday at the county jail of Rutland of heart trouble. He was serving a 30-day sentence for a third offense of intoxication. Petrie is a native of Woodstock. His only surviving relative is a sister in Massachusetts.
Orleans County Monitor, Dec. 23, 1908
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.