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Wetherell, Wyman

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 37, credited to Waterville, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/16/62, m/i 7/9/62, Pvt, Co. H, 9th VT INF, m/o 10/20/62

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VITALS

Birth: 1824, Waterville, VT
Death: 12/05/1895

Burial: Mountain View Cemetery, Waterville, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Deanna French
Findagrave Memorial #: 158259813

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/19/1879, VT; widow Louise, 1/20/1896, VT
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

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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BURIAL:

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Mountain View Cemetery, Waterville, VT

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Obituary

Wyman Wetherell died Dec. 6, aged 71 years. He had been in feeble health for some time. He was a member of the 9th Vt. Reg. He had spent nearly all his life in town and was man highly respected by his townspeople. He leaves a wife, two sons and three daughters to mourn his demise. The funeral was largely attended, Sunday at his late residence, Rev. Sisco officiating. The S. V. of Johnson attended in a body.

Source: Cambridge Transcript, December 13, 1895.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.