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Stockwell, Andrew J.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 28, credited to Stowe, VT
Unit(s): 1st USSS
Service: enl 9/11/61, m/i 9/13/61, PVT, Co. F, 1st USSS, dsrtd 2/13/62

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VITALS

Birth: 07/19/1833, Stowe, VT
Death: 08/23/1882


MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not found
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: Died in St. Albans, VT

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Andrew J. Stockwell

Andrew J. Stockwell, born in Stowe; aged 28, enlisted sharp-shooter, Sept. 11, ’61, was mustered Sept.13, ’61, in Co. F., , Oct 31, ’61 was mustered in Co.F., 1st regiment U.S. Sharpshooters, at Washington, and is reported a deserter Feb.13, ’62 The desertion appears to have been, not from any desire to escape service, but for a misunderstanding with his officers, about their guns; thinking himself ill-treated he walked off. He again entered the service from Northfield, Aug. 13, ’62; mustered in the 11th Vt. Reg. Co.I, Sept.1, ’62, promoted corporal Aug. 11, ’63, Serg, Jan 1, ’65, mustered out June 29, ’65, having performed honorable service on his last enlistment, 2 years, 10 months, 15 d.

Hemenway’s Historical Gazetteer, 1871, ii, 764

Submitted By: Deanna French.