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Norcross, Josiah Walter

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Stamford, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 8/16/62, m/i 9/15/62, Pvt, Co. A, 2nd VT INF, kia, Marye's Heights, 5/3/63

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VITALS

Birth: 07/09/1843, Manchester, VT
Death: 05/03/1863

Burial: Probably buried in an unmarked grave, , VA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer:

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, father Joel, 3/13/1867
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

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Granduncle of Barbara Norcross Peckham, Largo, FL

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BURIAL:

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Died in Virginia

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Obituary

Loses in the Vermont Brigade

Headquarters 1st Vt. Brigade,

May 4, 1863.

2nd Regiment Killed

Co. A, Joseph W. Norcross, Stamford.

Source: Vermont Journal, May 16, 1863.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.