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White, Wallace William

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Fairfield, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF, 12th VT INF, 2nd USSS
Service: enl 9/1/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. E, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63; enl 12/22/63, m/i 1/5/64, Pvt, Co. E, 2nd USSS, tr to Co. G, 4th VT INF, 2/25/65, m/o 6/24/65

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VITALS

Birth: 08/21/1843, Fletcher, VT
Death: 12/11/1914

Burial: Hillside Cemetery, Richford, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 53936464

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/26/1879
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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Hillside Cemetery, Richford, VT

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Obituary

RICHFORD
Death of Wallace W. White of Paralysis

Richford, Dec. 16. - Wallace W. White, aged 70 years, died at his home on the Berkshire road, Friday, Dec. 11, of a shock which occurred Wednesday evening. Mr. White was a veteran of the Civil War. He enlisted in the 13th Vermont, at the age of 16, serving his time in that regiment. He reenlisted in Berdan's sharpshooters and served until the close of the wear. He is survived by two daughters, Eva and May White, who were his constant companions, and two sons, Almond W., of Rutland, and Harry L., of Burlington. Mrs. White died five years ago. Funeral services were held at the house Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock. Burial was in the family lot in the new cemetery.

Source: Burlington Daily News, December 16, 1914
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.