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Williams, Peter

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Lyndon, VT
Unit(s): 15th VT INF
Service: enl 9/17/62, m/i 10/22/62, Pvt, Co. G, 15th VT INF, m/o 8/5/63

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1844, Canada
Death: 02/19/1918

Burial: Calvary Cemetery, Chicopee, MA
Marker/Plot: Old-0686
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Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/24/1876; widow Victoria, 3/30/1918, MA, not approved
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: At this time, the cemetery is unable to provide information regarding where in the cemetery this plot is located.

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Calvary Cemetery, Chicopee, MA

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Identification Disks (Civil War Dog Tags)

John Gibson Collection

Peter Williams

Springfield Republican

Feb. 21, 1918

Peter Williams, 75, died Tuesday afternoon of 193 William street. He had been in this city only a week, coming here from Chicopee. He was born in Canada and was a retired blacksmith. He was a veteran of the civil war, serving with Co. G, 15th Vermont volunteer infantry. Besides his son, he leaves three daughters, Mrs. Mary Severance of Brooklyn, N.Y., Mrs. Melvina Richards of Southbridge and Mrs. Fred Gallant of Lancaster, N.H. The funeral will be held at the home of his son, 193 William street, Friday morning, services following in St. Joseph's church, the time to be announced later. Burial will be in Calvary cemetery, Chicopee.

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.