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Winship, Sylvanus A.
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 25, credited to Weston, VT
Unit(s): 16th VT INF
Service: enl 8/29/62, m/i 10/23/62, Pvt, Co. C, 16th VT INF, kia, Gettysburg, 7/2/63

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VITALS
Birth: abt 1837, Weston, VT
Death: 07/02/1863

Burial: Gettysburg National Cemetery, Gettysburg, PA
Marker/Plot: A-23
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 28654120
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: None
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Sylvanus A. Winship

The Vermont Journal, October 17, 1863.

Killed in battle at Gettysburg, July 2d, Sylvanus A. Winship, of Weston, Vt., a member of Co. C, 16th Vt. Vols., aged 26. Mr. W. was a worthy and much-loved member of the Baptist Church in Weston. He was highly esteemed by the officers and members of his Company. He was a brave soldier, true patriot and devoted Christian. He has left a young widow and other near relatives to mourn his loss. T.B.E.

Contributed by Cathy Hoyt.