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Camp, William James


Age: 22, credited to Pownal, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 9/6/61, m/i 9/21/61, Pvt, Co. A, 4th VT INF, wdd, Savage's Station, 6/29/62, dis/wds, 8/9/62

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Birth: 03/15/1840, Woodford, VT
Death: 10/23/1902

Burial: Village Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Boudreau
Findagrave Memorial #: 29143126


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/19/1862
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


Great Grandfather of Archie J. Camp, Jr., Bennington, VT

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Village Cemetery, Bennington, VT

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William Camp of Bennington died at the home of Dexter Bishop Thursday of heart disease. Mr. Camp came from Bennington only a few days ago and intended to make his home with Mr. Bishop for a time. Tuesday evening he was walking in the back yard when he caught his foot in a wire fence and fell heavily, injuring his stomach. These injuries were not of themselves serious and his recovery was expected until it was found that a heart trouble, with which he had been afflicted, had been aggravated by the fall and this caused his death. Mr. Camp was a man about 60 years of age and was a stranger here, but in his old home has many friends who mourn his sudden death. The funeral arrangements have not been completed.

Source: North Adams Transcript, October 24, 1902
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.