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Learned, William A.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Newbury, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/6/62, m/i 7/9/62, Pvt, Co. G, 9th VT INF, d/dis 6/21/63

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1844, Ryegate, VT
Death: 06/21/1863

Burial: Hampton National Cemetery, Hampton, VA
Marker/Plot: D/2519
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, mother Affie N., 10/17/1878
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 blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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Hampton National Cemetery, VA

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William A. Learned

Vermont Journal
July 11, 1863

At Hampton Hospital, Va., June 21, of typhoid fever and chronic diarrhea, Willie A. Learned, aged 16 years and 11 months, a member of Co. G, 9th Reg't Vt. Vols.

In New Orleans, May 1st of fever, Cornelius Gould, aged 19 years, a brave soldier of hte 1st VT. Battery.

Killed on Skirmish Line near Fredericksburgh, June 6, David Jesmer, of Co. I, 6th Vt. Reg., and formerly of Hartland, aged 35 years and 10 mos. (In Vermont records, he married Sarah A. Stafford on Nov. 14, 1855 in Woodstock, VT. - confirmed by pension record)

Contributed by Cathy Hoyt.