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Wells, Marshall W.


Age: 19, credited to Waterville, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 9/30/64, m/i 1/7/64, Pvt, Co. A, 8th VT INF, reen 1/5/64, pr CPL, mwia, Winchester, 9/19/64, d/wds 9/20/64, 19th Corps Hosp., Winchester, VA

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Birth: 05/07/1843, Plattsburgh, NY
Death: 09/20/1864

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

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, father Cyrus, 9/9/1891, NM; mother Susan, 8/12/1890, NM
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


Great Granduncle of Mary Wells Coburn, Jericho, VT

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Died in Virginia

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Marshall W. Wells

Lamoille Newsdealer; Nov. 16, 1864

In the 19th Army Corps Hospital, at Winchester, Va. Sept 20th, of wounds received on the previous day, in the Battle of Winchester, Corporal Marshall W. Wells, Co. A, 8th Vt. veterans, oldest son of Cyrus and Susan Wells of Waterville, aged 21 years.

He was a brave and noble soldier, always at his post in time of danger. His loss is deepley mourned by all members of his company, and a large number of friends at home.

Submitted by: Deanna French.

8th Vermont Infantry Regimental History