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Wheeler, Daniel Davis, age 20, cred. to Cavendish, VT
Service: comn 2LT, Co. C, 4th VT INF, 9/3/61 (9/3/61), pr 1LT, Co. D, 4/21/62 (4/21/62), tr to Co. G, 1/18/63, wdd, Salem Heights, 5/3/63; Bvt CPT and ADC on staff of Gen. WTH Brooks, commanding 1st Division, 18th A.C., and later cmndng 10th A.C.; CPT (or MAJ?) and AAG, USV, 12/27/64, on staff of Gen. Ord, commanding 18th A.C.; LTC and AAG, 25th A.C., 5/26/65; Bvt COL, 3/65 for gallant and meritorious service during the war; m/o 10/19/66; 1LT, 67; CPT and AQM, USA, 7/2/79; pr. BGen 8/15/1903, retired 8/16/1903 (Medal of Honor)
born: 07/12/1841, Cavendish, VT; died 07/27/1916; buried: City Cemetery, Fredericksburg, VA


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