Age: 34, credited to Brandon, VTVITALS
Birth: abt 1827, MassachusettsADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Died in Philadelphia, PA
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New York Times
Tuesday - 2 Dec 1884
Major Joseph Bush, United States Army, Dead
He was born in Massachusetts, and became Captain of the First Vermont Infantry in the volunteer service May 9, 1861. He was honorably mustered out Aug. 15 of that year. He became Captain of the Thirteenth Infantry Oct. 28, 1861 and July 4, 1863, attained the rank of Brevet Major for gallant and meritorious services rendered at the siege of Vicksburg. Sept. 21, 1866, he was transferred to the Twenty-second Infantry, and on March 4, 1879, was appointed Major of the Twenty-fifth Infantry. Major
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