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Knight, Nelson Duane


Age: 29, credited to Chester, VT; Plymouth, VT
Unit(s): 16th NH INF, 4th VT INF, 9th VT INF
Service: en, Henniker, NH, 10/23/62, m/i, Pvt, Co. D, 16th NH INF, 11/5/62, m/o 8/20/63, Concord, NH; enl 8/22/64, m/i 8/22/64, Pvt, Co. D, 9th VT INF, tr to 4th VT INF, Co. C, 1/20/65, mwia, n.d., d/wds 1/22/65

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Birth: abt 1833, Chester, VT
Death: 01/22/1865

Burial: City Point National Cemetery, Hopewell, VA
Marker/Plot: B/402
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 3073445


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Olivia S., 5/17/1865; minor, 4/1/1874
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

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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City Point National Cemetery, VA

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