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
Burial: Buried in an unmarked grave, , VA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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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.