Chase, William E.
Age: 18, credited to Lunenburg, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 12/9/61, m/i 2/18/62, Pvt, Co. K, 8th VT INF, pow, Vicksburg, 9/4/62, prld 11/13/62, d/dis 11/19/62, Algiers, LA (feb. intermittens)
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Birth: abt 1843, Danville, VT
Burial: Chalmette National Cemetery, Chalmette, LA
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, mother Eunice, 2/15/1867; father William, 6/21/1865
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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In Algiers, La., of typhoid dysentery, Nov. 19, after being prisoner to the rebels and contracting their disease and receiving their hard usage, W. E. CHASE, formerly of Lunenburg and George D. BATES, formerly of Guildhall, both members of Co. K, 8th Vt. Regiment.
Source: Bellows Falls Times, January 16, 1863
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.