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Wales, Elijah, age 32, cred. to Brattleboro, VT
Service: enl 5/1/61, m/i 6/20/61, 1SGT Co. C, 2nd VT INF, comn 2LT 1/23/62 (1/23/62), pr 1LT 10/20/62 (11/5/62), pr CPT 3/1/63 (3/17/63), wdd, Wilderness, 5/5/64, Bvt MAJ 8/1/64 for gallantry in the Wilderness and subsequent engagements, wdd, 8/14/64, m/o 7/15/65
born: 1829, Massachusetts; died 1890; buried: Prospect Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, VT

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