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Stevens, William Byrd


Age: 23, credited to East Montpelier, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 8/22/61, m/i 9/21/61, Pvt, Co. G, 4th VT INF, pow, Chantilly, VA, 10/14/63, prld 3/7/63, wdd, 6/8/64, mwia, Cold Harbor, 6/9/64, d/wds 6/12/64 on Transport "State of Maine"

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Birth: abt 1838, Unknown
Death: 06/12/1864

Burial: Quaker Cemetery, East Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: NL
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 23189592


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Rokeby Museum
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: Originally interred at Alexandria National Cemetery.
WPA Graves Registration Card indicates that this is a cenotaph.


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Cenotaph at Quaker Cemetery, East Montpelier, VT

Check the cemetery for location/directions and other veterans who may be buried there.

Courtesy of Rokeby Museum

Note: some of his personal belongings, including his uniform and letters sent to his family while he was serving, are part of the collection at Rokeby Museum, in Ferrisburgh.

Notes From W. B. Stevens Combined Military Service Record:

Age 23 years; height 5 feet 11 1/2 inches. Complextion light. Eyes blue; hair sandy.
Where born: E. Montpelier, Vt.
Occupation Farmer.

Record of Death and Interment

Wm. B. Stevens
Grave #2113, U.S. Military Cemetery, Alexandria, VA.
Buried 13 June 1864

(Extract from his Service Record)
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