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Willey, Henry S.

Age: 22, credited to Walden, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF, 15th VT INF
Service: enl 9/8/62, m/i 10/22/62, Pvt, Co. B, 15th VT INF, m/o 8/5/63; enl 8/26/64, m/i 8/26/64, Pvt, Co. E, 4th VT INF, m/o 6/19/65

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Birth: 10/17/1839, Walden, VT
Death: 12/01/1918

Burial: Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 43541428
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(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: Died at Bennington Soldiers' Home

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Henry S. Willey

Bennington Banner

Tues. Dec. 3,1918

Henry S. Willey, aged 79 years, died at the Soldiers' home Sunday after a brief illness. The deceased has always been a resident of this state and enlisted from the town of Walden. He served in two companies, Company B, of the 15th Vermont regiment and Company E, of the 4th Vermont regiment. Mr. Willey had been an inmate of the Vermont Soldiers' home since October 22, 1917. The survivors are a wife who resides in St. Johnsbury and one brother, George Willey, a resident of West Danville. The funeral was held this morning at 11 o'clock from the Soldiers' home, Rev. Gilbert Cady officiated. Burial was in the Soldiers' home cemetery.

Contributed by Tom Boudreau.