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Kirkland, William

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Barre, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF, 3rd VT LARTY
Service: enl 8/25/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. H, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63; enl 9/5/63, cred to Middlesex, m/i 1/1/64, 3rd VT LARTY BTRY, m/o 6/15/65

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1841, Manchester, England
Death: 03/01/1926

Burial: Hampton National Cemetery, Hampton, VA
Marker/Plot: E/1146A
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 3086540

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/3/1880
Portrait?: Charles Collection
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

Grandfather of David Dougherty, Villa Park, IL

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Hampton National Cemetery, VA

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Dennis Charles Collection

Dennis Charle Collection

Biography

WILLIAM KIRKLAND volunteered from the town of Barre, Vt., August 25th, 1862 at the age of 21, and joined Company H. Mustered out with his regiment July 21st, 1863, returned home but remained in civil life but a few days, and then re-enlisted into Third Battery Light Artillery, September 5th, 1863, and continued in the service until the close of the war, and then was mustered out with a good clean record as a soldier.

Source: Sturtevant, p. 662