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Williams, Francis Edgar
Age: 18, credited to Brandon, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF, 14th IL CAV
Service: enl 6/3/62, m/i 7/9/63, Pvt, Co. B, 9th VT INF, dsrtd 12/22/62 (see remarks); Cpl, Co. K, 14th IL CAV
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Birth: abt 1844, Rutland, VT
Burial: Woodmere Cemetery, Detroit, MI
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Findagrave Memorial #: 201674715
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/24/1891, MI
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: Annotation in service record - "War Department, Washington, Nov. 27, 1896. The Charges of desertion against this man are removed and he is discharged to date Nov. 20, 1862, under the provisions of the act of Congress, approved March 2, 1889. Discharge certificate prepared by War Department Nov. 27, 1896, and filed. See also Company K, 14th IllinoisCavalry."
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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Woodmere Cemetery, Detroit, MI
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