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O'Brien, William


Age: 26, credited to Castleton, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 11/4/61, m/i 11/19/61, Pvt, Co. H, 1st VT CAV, pow, 7/3/63, d/prison 4/23/64, Andersonville (catarrh)

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Birth: abt 1835, Ireland
Death: 04/23/1864

Burial: Andersonville National Cemetery, Andersonville, GA
Marker/Plot: K/704
Gravestone photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 18687350


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Elizabeth, 12/31/1864
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: None


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Andersonville National Cemetery, GA

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Stephen L. Buxton, Tinmouth, H, cavalry, reports the following deaths at Andersonville in his company:
Saddler Wm. O’Brien, Castleton, April 21, chronic diarrhea and scurvy.

Source: Vermont Journal, December 17, 1864.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.