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Burgess, Edwin D.


Age: 18, credited to Chelsea, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 2/20/62, m/i 4/12/62, Pvt, Co. D, 4th VT INF, mwia, n.d., d/wds 8/10/62, laryngitis?, Portsmouth Grove, RI Gen. Hosp.

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Birth: 04/22/1844, Chelsea, VT
Death: 08/10/1862

Burial: Cypress Hills National Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY
Marker/Plot: 1, 1, 3464
Gravestone researcher/photographer: David Erbstoesser
Findagrave Memorial #: 43838609


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: None


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Cypress Hills National Cemetery, NY

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In Grove Hospital, Portsmouth, R.I., Aug. 13th, Edwin D. Burgess of Chelsea, aged 18 years. He was a member of Co. D, 4th Vt. Regiment.

Source: Vermont Journal, October 11, 1862
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.