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Cooper, William Allen

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 23, credited to Worcester, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 8/29/62, m/i 10/10/62, 1SGT, Co. C, 13th VT INF, comn 2LT, Co. K, 2/25/63 (3/7/63), m/o 7/21/63

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VITALS

Birth: 1839, Worcester, VT
Death: 01/27/1917

Burial: Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: Lot 1819
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 74156952

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 5/21/1891, MA; widow Elizabeth L., 2/7/1917, VT
Portrait?: VHS Collections, 13th History
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: 13th Vt. History off-site

DESCENDANTS

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT

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Photo

VHS - Reunion Society Collection

Photo Photo

(Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865)

BIOGRAPHY

WILLIAM A. COOPER was born in the town of Worcester, Vt., and volunteered and counted on the quota of the town of Worcester. Was active in promoting the enlistment of the East Mont- pelier Company and at the organization was at once made first sergeant and acted In this capacity with much credit until promoted to a lieutenancy in Company K, Feb- ruary 25, 1863. And the reader is referred to Company K history for further sketch of Comrade William A. Cooper see page 404.

Source: Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, p. 483