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Whitman, Seth C.
Age: 21, credited to Morristown, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF
Service: enl 8/14/62, Pvt, Co. E, 3rd VT INF, kia, Salem Heights, 5/4/63
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Birth: abt 1841, Duxbury, VT
Burial: Probably buried in an unmarked grave, , VA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not found
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)
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Died in Virginia
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Losses in the Third Vermont.
In his official report to Gen. Washburn, Col. Seaver says in regard to the part the 3d took in the Fredericksburg battles:
During the action both officers and men behaved well, all cheerfully did their duty. I feel that I should be doing injustice did I fail to make mention of the gallant service of Lieut. Col. Pingree and Major Nelson during the engagement. I append a list of the killed and wounded:
Seth W. Whitman, Co. E, Morristown
Source: St. Johnsbury Caledonian, May 29, 1863
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.