Williams, Merritt Bates
Age: 23, credited to Bakersfield, VTVITALS
Birth: 05/09/1840, Bakersfield, VTADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Maple Grove Cemetery, Bakersfield, VT
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St. Johnsbury Caledonian
October 9, 1863
Capt. Merrit Williams of Bakersfield, of the 13th Vt. Regt., who was severely wounded at the battle of Gettysburg, has died from the effects of his wounds.
Contributed by Tom Boudreau.
Lamoille Newsdealer: SEPT 30, 1863
Capt. Merrill Williams of the Bakesfield and Enosburgh Company, 13th Regiment, died in Bakesfield on Sunday, the 27th inst., of a wound in his left side, received at the Battle of Gettysburg. He was 23 years. He leaves a young wife. Capt Williams was much liked by his company, and the public deeply feel his loss.
Courtesy of Deanna French.