Nesbitt, William M.
Age: 28, credited to Greensboro, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 8/20/61, m/i 9/21/61, CPL, Co. D, 4th VT INF, reen 2/10/64, reen 2/10/64, wdd, Wilderness, 5/5/64 (left arm, amputated), dis/wds 7/30/65; $400 bounty
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Birth: 1833, Greensboro, VT
Death: Before 03/25/1903
Burial: Mapleton Cemetery, Mapleton, KS
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Robin Hixon
Findagrave Memorial #: 68481724
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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William M. Nesbitt
WILLIAM M. NESBITT, aged 28, son of John Nesbit, born in Greensboro; enlisted at Barton, Aug. 20, '61, mustered in as Corporal of Co. D. $th Reg, at Brattleboro, Sept. 10; served with the regiment in all its campaign until he re-enlisted, Feb. 10, '64, and came home on a 35 day furlough; rejoined his company when his furlough expired; remained with it until wounded in the left arm by a mini ball, at the Wilderness, May 5, '64, sent to hospital, his arm amputated; remained some time in the hospital in Vermont; discharged July 30, '65; on the last enlistment credited to the town of Sutton, for which received $300; his government bounty $100.
Hemenway's Historical Gazetteer, 1877, iii:227
Submitted By Deanna French.
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