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Wadleigh, John R.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Charleston, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/24/63, m/i 10/7/63, Pvt, Co. M, 11th VT INF, mwia, Cold Harbor, 6/5/64, d/wds 6/22/64, Brattleboro Hsptl

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VITALS

Birth: 04/26/1841, Hatley, Quebec, Canada
Death: 06/22/1864


MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, father Amasa, 12/19/1881
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: Died in Brattleboro, VT

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


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Obituary

In U.S. General Hospital, Brattleboro, of wounds received at Cold Harbor, Va., John R. Wadleigh, and member of Company M., 11th Vt. Regt, aged 23, son of Amasa Wadleigh of Hatley, C.E.

Source: The Caledonian, July 8 1864
Courtesy of Deanna French.

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Death Certificate

Webmaster's note: death certificate gives incorrect place of birth and father's name.