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Lewis, Horace Wilson

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Chelsea, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/22/62, m/i 10/4/62, CPL, Co. D, 12th VT INF, comn 2LT, 3/10/63 (4/16/63), m/o 7/14/63

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VITALS

Birth: 04/23/1840, Chelsea, VT
Death: 02/07/1918

Burial: Oakdale Memorial Gardens , Davenport, IA
Marker/Plot: Lot 115
Gravestone researcher/photographer:
Findagrave Memorial #: 176870855

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/10/1904, CO; widow Adda A., 3/11/1918, IA
Portrait?: VHS Collections
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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia

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BURIAL:

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Oakdale Memorial Gardens, Davenport, IIA

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Horace W. Lewis

St. Albans Daily Messenger; May 16, 1918

Word has been received in Chelsea, of the death of Horace W. Lewis, which occurred at Topeka, Kans. He was a lieutenant in company D, 12th Vermont regiment in the Civil War and it is understood that his death removes the last member of that company. He leaves a wife and son.

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau