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Bliss, Willis R.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Chelsea, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 12/5/61, m/i 2/18/62, PVT, Co. G, 8th VT INF, m/o 6/6/62

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VITALS

Birth: 03/03/1839, Chelsea, VT
Death: 10/14/1916

Burial: Corinth Corners Cemetery, Corinth, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 5/5/1865
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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Corinth Corners Cemetery, Corinth, VT

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Obituary

Willis R. Bliss, an aged man who lived in the vicinity of Corinth Corner, died Saturday. He had lived alone until this last year. John Poland, a grandson, and wife have lived with him since. He leaves two sons and one daughter.

Source: Bethel Courier, October 10, 1916.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.