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Sorrell, Joseph

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Ferrisburgh, VT
Unit(s): 17th VT INF
Service: enl 10/20/63, m/i 1/5/64, Pvt, Co. B, 17th VT INF, kia, Wilderness, 5/6/64

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1845, Canada
Death: 05/06/1864

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

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
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MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Mary, 4/11/1870
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

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BURIAL:

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Died in Virginia

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Obituary

Vermontís Roll of Honor.

Official List of Casualties in the First Vt. Brigade in the battle of the Wilderness, May 5th, 6th and 7th, 1864.

SEVENTEENTH REGIMENT

KILLED

Company B. Joseph Sorrell, Ferrisburg.

Source: Vermont Record, June 3, 1864.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.