Age: 44, credited to Hyde Park, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 1/5/64, m/i 1/5/64, Pvt, Co. A, 8th VT INF, d/dis 3/5/65
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Birth: abt 1820, Haverhill, NH
Burial: Probably buried in an unmarked grave, , VA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Harriet, 4/24/1865; minor, 7/18/1869
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)
Great Grandfather of Leroy Watson, Oconomowoc, WI
Great Grandfather of Susan Watson Johnson, Watertown, WI
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Died in Virginia
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At Island Hospital, Harper's Ferry, Va., March 4th, Orson Morse, of this town, aged 44 years, a member of Co. A, 8th Vt. Regt.
Source: Lamoille Newsdealer, March 29, 1865
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.