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Wright, Edwin C.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Bristol, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 10/4/61, m/i 10/15/61, Pvt, Co. A, 6th VT INF, mwia, Lee's Mill, 4/16/62, d/wds 6/1/62

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VITALS

Birth: 1841, Starksboro, VT
Death: 06/01/1862

Burial: Briggs Hill Cemetery, Bristol, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 40319574

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, mother Phebe C., 8/17/1887, 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: None

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BURIAL:

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Briggs Hill Cemetery, Bristol, VT

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Courtesy of Bernie Noble

Obituary

DIED

In this town, June 1, at the U. S. Marine Hospital, aged 22 years, Private Edwin C. Wright, of Bristol, a member of Co. A, 6th Vermont Reg’t. Deceased was wounded at Lee’s Mills. His remains were taken to Bristol for interment.

Source: Burlington Free Press, June 4, 1862
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.