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Wills, Edward S.


Age: 19, credited to Royalton, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF, 17th VT INF
Service: enl 4/25/61, m/i 6/20/61, Pvt, Co. E, 2nd VT INF, dis/dsb 12/11/61; enl 11/3/63, m/i 4/12/64, Pvt, Co. F, 17th VT INF, tr to Co. D, 5/1/64, wdd, 7/4/64, kia, Petersburg Mine, 7/30/64

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Birth: 1845, Brookfield, VT
Death: 07/30/1864

Burial: East Randolph Cemetery, Randolph, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joie Finley Morris +
Findagrave Memorial #: 51891347


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: WPA Graves Registration Card indicates that this is a cenotaph.


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East Randolph Cemetery, Randolph, VT

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List of Casualties in Assault near Petersburg, July 30.

Company D Killed Priv. Edward S. Wills, Royalton.

Source: Vermont Record, August 19, 1864.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.