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Turner, William Morgan

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 29, credited to Duxbury, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF, 13th VT INF
Service: enl 8/25/62, m/i10/10/62, Pvt, Co. B, 13th VT INF, m/o 3/6/63; enl 7/28/64, m/i 7/28/64, Pvt, Co. G, 6th VT INF, m/o 6/19/65

See Legend for expansion of abbreviations

VITALS

Birth: 1833, Duxbury, VT
Death: 10/05/1885

Burial: South Duxbury Cemetery, Duxbury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 128137879

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Sarah A., 11/19/1885, VT
Portrait?: 13th History
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: 13th Vt. History off-site

DESCENDANTS

Great Grandfather of Warren F. Brewer, Worcester, MA

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

South Duxbury Cemetery, Duxbury, VT

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Portrait

(Sturtevant's Pictorial History
Thirteenth Regiment
Vermont Volunteers
War of 1861-1865
)

BIOGRAPHY

WM. M. TURNER enlisted from Duxbury and was born in that town. He was 29 years old, and nearly 6 ft. tall. Though apparently rugged he was taken sick in December and was sent to general hospital January 6th, where he was discharged for disability March 6th. He recovered his health, however, so that on July 28th, 1864 he re-enlisted in Company G, 6th Vermont. He represented Duxbury in legislature one term. He died at. See Roster.

Source: Sturtevant, p. 469