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West, Daniel Gilman

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Strafford, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/21/62, m/i 7/9/62, Pvt, Co. G, 9th VT INF, m/o 6/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: 06/30/1843, Strafford, VT
Death: 03/05/1921

Burial: Graceland Cemetery, Mitchell, SD
Marker/Plot: Block 10, Lot 79, Grave 1
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Dakotafaye/Findagrave
Findagrave Memorial #: 96466163

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/3/1879
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

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


DESCENDANTS

Great Grandfather of Kris West O'Dea, Belle Fourche, SD

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Graceland Cemetery, Mitchell, SD

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