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Wheeler, Seneca E.

MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 20, credited to Pittsford, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF
Service: enl 12/28/61, m/i 2/12/62, Pvt, Co. I, 7th VT INF, d/dis 8/8/62

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VITALS
Birth: abt 1841, Rutland, VT
Death: 08/08/1862

Burial: Buried in an unmarked grave, , LA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
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Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
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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BURIAL:
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Died in Louisiana

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Obituary

DIED:

At New Orleans, of Typhoid Fever, Aug. 10, Seneca E. Wheeler of Pittsford, a Volunteer in Co. I., 7th Vt. Regiment, aged 20 years. He leaves a wife and child to mourn his loss.

Rutland Weekly Herald, Sept, 18, 1862
Courtesy of Deanna French