Sawyer, Wallace James
Age: 18, credited to Sudbury, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 8/29/64, m/i 8/29/64, Pvt, Co. H, 5th VT INF, wdd, Petersburg, 4/2/65, dis/wds, 5/12/65
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Birth: 11/08/1846, Sudbury, VT
Burial: Wallace Cemetery, Sudbury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, application date 1865
Portrait?: Valentinetti 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)
Great Grandfather of William Sawyer, Leesburg, VA
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Wallace Cemetery, Sudbury, VT
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(Richard Valentinetti Collection)
ObituaryWallace J. Sawyer died Sunday afternoon about 3 o'clock at his home in Sudbury.He was 65 years of age, and had been in failing health for a long time.
He is survived by his wife, two sons, William K. and Arthur E., and one daughter Miss Mabel Sawyer, all who live in Sudbury
Mr.Sawyer was a member of the Board of Selectmen of Sudbury, and also a Justice of the Peace at the time of his death. In 1890 he was town representative. He was a member of St.Paul's Lodge, No.25, F. & A.M.of this town, and of C. J. Ormsbee Post G.A.R.
The funeral was held yesterday afternoon at 2 o'clock from his late home, and the services were in charge of St.Paul's Lodge.
BURLINGTON FREE PRESS and TIMES, AUG.15,1912
Courtesy of Deanna French