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Nichols, George W.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Weathersfield, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/2/62, m/i 7/9/62, CPL, Co. D, 9th VT INF, d/svc 4/21/63

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VITALS

Birth: 1843, Weathersfield, VT
Death: 04/21/1863

Burial: Hampton National Cemetery, Hampton, VA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer:

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

Cenotaph: Plain Cemetery, Weathersfield, VT
Marker/Plot:
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joie Finley Morris +

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)


MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Charles Collection
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

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 blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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BURIAL:

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Hampton National Cemetery, VA

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Tombstone

Tombstone

Cenotaph in Plain Cemetery, Weathersfield, VT

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(Charles Collection)

Obituary

G. W. Nichols, Weathersfield, Co. D, 9th Vermont regiment, died at Fortress Monroe, April 21, aged 20 years.

Source: Vermont Watchman and State Journal (Montpelier), May 15, 1863

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.

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