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Sperry, William Joseph, age 20, cred. to Cavendish, VT
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, Pvt, Co. E, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; enl 9/26/61, m/i 10/15/61, SGT, Co. E, 6th VT INF, comn 2LT, 8/21/62 (9/15/62), pr 1LT, 3/3/63 (3/17/63), pr CPT, Co. C, 8/8/64 (9/3/64), pr MAJ, 1/7/65 (1/30/65), Bvt LTC, 4/2/65 for gallantry in the assault on Petersburg, pr LTC, 6/4/65 (6/17/65), m/o 6/26/65 as MAJ (Medal of Honor)
born: 12/28/1840, Cavendish, VT; died 03/03/1914; buried: Cavendish Village Cemetery, Cavendish, VT

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