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Wooster, Winfield Scott

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Derby, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 8/30/61, m/i 9/21/62, SGT, Co. D, 4th VT INF, pr 1SGT, comn 2LT, Co. K, 11/5/62 (1/24/63), kia, Wilderness, 5/5/64

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1842, Derby, VT
Death: 05/05/1864

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)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, mother Louisa, 2/6/1867
Portrait?: USAHEC off-site
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

DESCENDANTS

Great Granduncle of Fred H. Berg, Needham, MA

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BURIAL:

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Died in Virginia

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Obituary

Lt. Winfield Scott Worcester of the 4th Regiment, who is reported killed, was the son of B. H. Worcester of Derby Line. The Lieutenant was made fourth Sergeant of Co. D at the time of the comp-any organization in Barton under Capt. Tucker, in 1861. He was instantly killed by a ball through the head.

Source: Vermont Record, June 17, 1864
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.