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Willey, William H.


Age: 22, credited to Newport, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF, 11th VT INF
Service: enl 6/3/61, m/i 7/16/61, Pvt, Co. B, 3rd VT INF, dis/dsb 9/3/62; enl 5/11/63, m/i 6/10/63, CPL, Co. M, 11th VT INF, pr SGT 81/64, tr to Co. D, 6/24/65, pr Co. QMSG 6/24/65, m/o 8/25/65 Ctr

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Birth: 02/10/1841, Coventry, VT
Death: 02/07/1926

Burial: Newport Center Cemetery, Newport, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 72784912


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/17/1877; widow Carrie A., 6/17/1926
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

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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Newport Center Cemetery, Newport, VT

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WILLEY - In Newport Center, Feb. 7, William Willey.

Source: St. Johnsbury Republican, February 18, 1926
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.