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Wilson, William W.


Age: 19, credited to Rockingham, VT
Unit(s): 1st USSS
Service: enl 9/11/61, m/i 9/13/61, PVT, Co. F, 1st USSS, mwia, Wilderness, 5/5/64, d/wds 5/13/64

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Birth: abt 1842, Unknown
Death: 05/13/1864

Burial: 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, mother Elizabeth, 2/5/1880, not approved
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


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Died in Virginia

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William W. Wilson of Bellows Falls, who died recently in hospital from wounds received at the battle of the Wilderness, was 22 years of age, went in the First Vermont company of Sharp Shooters, and had been in twenty-seven battles.

Source: Vermont Phoenix, July 8, 1864
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.