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Pierce, William

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 0, credited to Shaftsbury, VT
Unit(s): 123rd NY INF
Service: enl, 1862, 123rd NY INF

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1835, Shaftsbury, VT
Death: 09/27/1906

Burial: Mount Adnah Cemetery, Fulton, NY
Marker/Plot: Section 22 Lot 18
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 143986076

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, year of death
Portrait?: Unknown
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

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

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Mount Adnah Cemetery, Fulton, NY

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Obituary

Wm. Pierce, a brother of Mrs. A.A. Collins died at Boonsville, N.Y., where he had been living. He had several sick spells and rallied, they had hoped this might pass off as others had. He was 71 years old leaves 3 sons, one daughter 2 sisters Mrs. A.A. Collins and Mrs. Jenette Knapp of this village and one brother of Bennington. He was a veteran of the civil war, had been in several battles. He received wounds in some one of the engagements and has suffered greatly at times ever since. His remains will be taken to Fulton, N.Y.

Source: Bennington Banner, Oct. 3, 1906
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.

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