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Gilley, George A.


Age: 18, credited to Fairfield, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 12/2/63, m/i 1/5/64, Pvt, Co. H, 9th VT INF, tr to Co. C, 6/13/65, m/o 12/1/65

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Birth: 08/12/1846, Winslow, ME
Death: 08/13/1921

Burial: Maplewood Cemetery, Huntington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 27091685


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/23/1880
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: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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Maplewood Cemetery, Huntington, VT

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The death of George Gilley occurred at the home of his sister, Mrs. Lawrence Swinyer, Saturday night after a long and painful illness from bright's disease. The deceased passed his 74th birthday anniversary Friday last and had been with his sister the past ten months where he has been a constant care being confined to the bed most of the time. Funeral services took place at the house Monday afternoon at two o'clock, the Rev. Thomas Adams officiating.

Source: Burlington Free Press, August 16, 1921.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.