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Willey, George A.


Age: 21, credited to Westfield, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF, 20th ME INF
Service: enl 6/4/63, m/i 6/27/63, Pvt, Co. L, 11th VT INF, dsrtd 7/20/63, Brattleboro; also Co. I, 20th ME INF

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Birth: abt 1842, Walden, VT
Death: 07/20/1921

Burial: Danville Green Cemetery, Danville, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 202588231


Alias?: Young, John A.
Pension?: Yes, 3/27/1888, VT
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: Last known living in Danville, VT in 1890

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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Danville Green Cemetery, Danville, VT

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George Willey, a soldier of the Civil War, died July 20, at St. Johnsbury hospital. Funeral services were held at St. Johnsbury July 22. Interment was in Danville cemetery.

Source: St. Johnsbury Republican, July 28, 1921.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.