Age: 22, credited to Derby, VTVITALS
Birth: unknown, Stanstead, PQ, CanadaADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
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Lamoille Newsdealer: February 10, 1864
VERMONTER KILLED AND WOUNDED
Washington, Feb. 7
At 12 yesterday, a railroad train was thrown into the Potomac at Long Bridge, Washington, by the draw bridge being opened and unperceived by the engineer. L.C. Perkins, Co. H., 2d Vermont, was so wounded that he died after being taken to the hospital; Wallace A. McKinstrey, Co. E, 3d Vermont, leg badly crushed, amputation necessary; J.P. Gage, 3d Vermont, badly bruised internally; Matthew Hopkins, 3d Vermont, shoulder bruised.
Submitted by Deanna French