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Niles, Gideon E.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 0, credited to
Unit(s): Morgan's Raiders (CSA)
Service: Morgan's Raiders (CS), kill in skirmish in Kentucky before 10/28/62

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VITALS

Birth: Bennington, VT, Unknown
Death: 1862


MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
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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Obituary

Gideon E. Niles, of Bennington, Vt., went South and joined Morgan's guerrilla band, and his acquaintances have learned, without regret, that he was killed in a recent skirmish in Kentucky.

Source: Green Mountain Freeman, Nov. 4, 1862
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.