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Sulham, Walter S.

Age: 18, credited to Danville, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF, 15th VT INF
Service: enl 9/8/62, m/i 10/22/62, MSCN, Co. B, 15th VT INF, m/o 8/5/63; enl 9/2/64, m/i 9/2/64, Pvt, Co. H, 4th VT INF, m/o 6/19/65

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Birth: abt 1848, Peacham, VT
Death: 07/30/1895

Burial: May be buried in ..., , VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer:

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/15/1880; widow Louise, 12/21/1895, NH; minor child, 12/29/1898, VT
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 the Soldiers Home in Bennington, VT

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Buried in Danville, VT
Check the cemetery for location/directions
and other veterans who may be buried there.


Walter Sulham, well known in Montpelier, died last week at the Soldiers Home in Bennington. He was a drummer in the Fifteenth and Fourth Vermont regiments. He was forty-nine years old, and was admitted to the Home last March. The burial was at Danville. His death was fifty-ninth at the Home since it opened.

Vermont Watchman, Aug. 7, 1895
Courtesy of Deanna French