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Sawyer, Elwin A.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 16, credited to Bridgewater, VT
Unit(s): 2nd USSS
Service: enl 8/9/62, m/i 9/30/62, PVT, Co. E, 2nd USSS, d/dis 2/15/63

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1847, Unknown
Death: 02/15/1863

Burial: Soldiers Home National Cemetery, Washington, DC
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: GulfportBob/Findagrave #46833994
Findagrave Memorial #: 35809392

Cenotaph: St. Andrews Episcopal Cemetery, Grand Ridge, IL
Marker/Plot:
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 73342063


MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, mother, Eleanor C., 2/18/1867, IL
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: None

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Granduncle of Scott Belford, Lincolnshire, IL

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BURIAL:

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Gravestone

Soldiers Home National Cemetery, Washington, DC

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CENOTAPH:

Tombstone

Tombstone
Cenotaph at St. Andrews Cemetery, Grand Ridge, IL

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Obituary

In Camp near Falmouth, Va., Feb. 15, ELWIN A. SAWYER, of Bridgewater, Co. E, 2d Regiment, U.S.S.S., aged 18 years, 6 months and 21 days. Only son of D.B. and E.C. Sawyer.

Source: Bellows Falls Times March 20, 1863
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.