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Wilson, Stephen R.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Morristown, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF, 11th VT INF
Service: enl 6/1/61, m/i 7/16/61, Pvt, Co. E, 3rd VT INF, m/o 10/12/61; comn 2LT, Co. L, 11th VT INF, 7/11/63 (7/17/63), mwia, Cold Harbor, (gsw to groin) 6/1/64, d/wds 7/5/64, Armory Square Genl Hosp., Washington, DC

See Legend for expansion of abbreviations

VITALS

Birth: 1842, Fairfield, VT
Death: 07/06/1864

Burial: Mountain View Cemetery, Morristown, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 87273735

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
Portrait?: Italo Collection, VHS Collections
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

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


DESCENDANTS

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Cenotaph at Mountain View Cemetery, Morristown Corners, VT

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Photo

VHS - Reunion Society Collection

Photo

Ed Italo Collection

Obituary

To Be Held in Remembrance.
The following Officers of Vt. Regiments and Companies were killed in battle, or died of wounds received in battle, during the late war.
2d Lieut. Stephen R. Wilson, Morristown; died July 6, 1864, of wounds received at Cold Harbor, Va., June 1, 1864.

Source: Middlebury Register, April 23, 1867.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.