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Blair, Lewis

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 26, credited to Pomfret, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF, 16th VT INF
Service: enl 9/4/62, m/i 10/23/62, Pvt, Co. G, 16th VT INF, m/o 8/10/63; enl 8/1/64, m/i 8/9/64, Pvt, Co. F, 9th VT INF, mwia, 9/29/64, d/wds 11/13/64, Genl. Hosp. Fortress Monroe, VA (pyemia, gsw, lft leg)

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1836, New York, NY
Death: 11/13/1864

Burial: Hampton National Cemetery, Hampton, VA
Marker/Plot: E or E-H/1089
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 373461

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Helin?, 8/24/1865
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

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Sandra Guilbeaux, PA

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BURIAL:

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Hampton National Cemetery, VA

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