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Sawyer, James E.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Bridgewater, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 11/27/63, m/i 12/10/63, Pvt, Co. H, 11th VT INF, pow, 8/22/64, Andersonville, reportedly d/prison 2/10/65

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1842, Bridgewater, VT
Death: 02/10/1865

Burial: Richmond National Cemetery, Richmond, VA
Marker/Plot: No_Marker
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Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Martha A. Bessom, 3/14/1918, MA
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: Find a Grave 112702621 indicates burial at Andersonville, but cemetery records for Richmond National Cemetery include his name.

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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Richmond National Cemetery, VA

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