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Watkins, Oscar D.


Age: 23, credited to Enosburgh, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 3/3/63, m/i 4/12/62, Pvt, Co. C, 5th VT INF, d/dis 7/17/62

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Birth: abt 1839, Sheldon, VT
Death: 07/17/1862

Burial: Buried in an unmarked grave, , VA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer:

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
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


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Died in Virginia

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Oscar D. Watkins

St. Albans Daily Messenger

Aug. 7, 1862


July 17th at Harrison's Landing, Va., of Bilious Fever, Orson D. Watkins, 5th Vt. Vols., from West Enosburgh, aged 24 years and 6 months.

"And thou too, alas! Art gone,

While parent, brothers and sisters mourn; Oh, God of War! stay thy hand, No longer scourge this suffering land."

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.

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