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Greenwood, William Henry

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 29, credited to Dummerston, VT
Unit(s): 51st IL INF, USV
Service: comn 1LT, 51st IL INF, 12/28/61, pr CAPT, 3/18/63, TOPO ENG, Cavalry Corps, Army of the Cumberland, pr LTC, 8/25/64, IG, IV Corps, 7/64-9/65, Perryville, Stone, River, Chickamauga, Missionary Ridge, Atlanta Campaign, Kenesaw Mtn., battle of Nashville. duty in Texas reparing railroads, m/o 9/17/65, Bvt COL USV, 3/13/65 for "gallant and meritorious services at the battles of Franklin and Nashville, Tenn." [College: NU 52]

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VITALS

Birth: 03/27/1832, Dublin, NH
Death: 08/29/1880

Burial: Greenwood Cemetery, Dummerston, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 38878064

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not found
Portrait?:
College?: [College: NU 52]
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: Greenwood was originally buried in the National Cemetery in Mexico City (Plot I, Row S, Wall D, Crypt 82) but was disinterred 24 Apr 1882 to Dummerston, VT

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Greenwood Cemetery, Dummerston, VT

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