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Bliss, Julius

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 29, credited to Jericho, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 9/10/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. F, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63

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VITALS

Birth: 04/15/1833, Jericho, VT
Death: 07/25/1914

Burial: Pleasant View Cemetery, Jericho, VT
Marker/Plot: 15
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: 13th VT INF, off-site
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: 13th Vt. History off-site

DESCENDANTS

3rd Great Granduncle of Jan Gano, Eugene, OR

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Pleasant View Cemetery, Jericho, VT

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Portrait

Biography

JULIUS BLISS born in Jericho, Vt., April 15, 1833. Educated in the common schools. Occupation a farmer. Married Helen A. Balch, and by this union four children have been born to us. Enlisted September 10, 1862, as a private in Company F, 13th Regiment, Vermont Volunteer Infantry, leaving a wife and two children, which was the hardest battle I fought. Mustered in October 10, 1862, and was with my company always ready for duty when called on; was in the seven days' march to Gettysburg and in the battle, being slightly wounded in Pickett's charge. I did my whole duty, and was mustered out of service at Brattleboro, Vt., July 21, 1863; re-enlisted and was rejected. A charter member of Post 4, G.A.R., Morrisville. Followed farming with fair success and am now living with my son on a large farm in Morrisville, Vermont.

Source: History of the 13th Regiment Vermont Volunteers
Contributed by Jay Gano

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