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Bentley, Wilson Amos


Age: 21, credited to Jericho, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 9/10/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. F, 13th VT INF, d/dis 6/25/63 (typhoid fever)

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Birth: 05/05/1841, Jericho, VT
Death: 06/25/1863

Burial: Alexandria National Cemetery, Alexandria, VA
Marker/Plot: A/0906
Gravestone photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 357361


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: 13th Vt. History off-site


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Son of Shelley and Abigal (Stevens) Bentley, was born in Jericho, Vt., May 5, 1841. Educated in the common schools of his native town, from which he enlisted September 10, 1862, as a private in Company F, 13th Vt. Vol. Inf. Mustered into the service October 10, 1862, and performed faithful service in defense of his country until he died of typhoid fever, June 2.5, 1862, in a hospital at Alexandria, Va., and was buried in the national cemetery of that city.

Source: Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, p. 571