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Riley, Peter

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 34, credited to Norwich, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF, 11th VT INF
Service: enl 9/7/64, m/i 9/7/64, Pvt, Co. E, 9th VT INF, never joined Co.; enl 9/7/64, m/i 9/7/64, Pvt, Co. D, 11th VT INF, tr to Co. C 6/24/65, m/o 8/25/65

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1830, Ireland
Death: unknown


MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
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: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career

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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