Sawyer, Elwin A.
Age: 16, credited to Bridgewater, VT
Unit(s): 2nd USSS
Service: enl 8/9/62, m/i 9/30/62, PVT, Co. E, 2nd USSS, d/dis 2/15/63
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Birth: abt 1847, Unknown
Burial: Soldiers Home National Cemetery, Washington, DC
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: GulfportBob/Findagrave #46833994
Findagrave Memorial #: 35809392
Cenotaph: St. Andrews Episcopal Cemetery, Grand Ridge, IL
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 73342063
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, mother, Eleanor C., 2/18/1867, IL
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)
2nd Great Granduncle of Scott Belford, Lincolnshire, IL
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Soldiers Home National Cemetery, Washington, DC
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Cenotaph at St. Andrews Cemetery, Grand Ridge, IL
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In Camp near Falmouth, Va., Feb. 15, ELWIN A. SAWYER, of Bridgewater, Co. E, 2d Regiment, U.S.S.S., aged 18 years, 6 months and 21 days. Only son of D.B. and E.C. Sawyer.
Source: Bellows Falls Times March 20, 1863
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.