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Welch, William Edgar

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Brandon, VT
Unit(s): 26th IA INF
Service: enl, Camanche, IL, 8/14/62, m/i, Pvt, Co. C, 26th IA INF, 8/15/62, m/o, 6/6/65, Washington, DC

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VITALS

Birth: 05/11/1840, Westport, NY
Death: 01/24/1903

Burial: Forestdale Cemetery, Brandon, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 95030883

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/22/1880
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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BURIAL:

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Forestdale Cemetery, Brandon, VT

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Obituary

William Welch died at his home on Maple street Saturday night after an illness of one week. The cause of death was paralytic shock.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, January 27, 1903
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.