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Fadden, William John


Age: 20, credited to Benson, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 12/23/63, m/i 12/26/63, Pvt, Co. B, 8th VT INF, kia, Cedar Creek, 10/19/64

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Birth: 04/29/1843, Iberville, Canada East
Death: 10/19/1864

Burial: Probably buried in an unmarked grave, , VA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer:

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


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, mother Sarah, 7/6/....
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 Granduncle of Gerald W. Clearwater, Morganville, NJ

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Died in Virginia

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The 8th Regiment, - The following is an official list of the casualties in the 8th regiment during the fight at Cedar Creek on the 19th ult:


Company B, - William J. Fadden, Benson.

Source: Argus and Patriot, November 10, 1864.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.