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Traver, Peter


Age: 27, credited to Highgate, VT
Unit(s): 17th VT INF
Service: enl 9/7/63, m/i 1/5/64, 2SGT, Co. A, 17th VT INF, wdd, Petersburg Mine, 7/30/64, /pow, Petersburg Mine, 7/30/64, d/prison 8/2/64, Danville

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Birth: abt 1836, Highgate, VT
Death: 08/02/1864

Burial: Probably buried in an unmarked grave, , VA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer:

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, minor, 11/8/1866
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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Died in Virginia

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List of Casualties in Assault near Petersburg, July 30.
Company A – Wounded – Serg’t Peter Traver, Highgate, - bowels, - left on the field, supposed mortally wounded.

Source: Vermont Record, August 19, 1864.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.