PRIVATE TALCUT B. SMITH

Unknown DOB – June 29, 1863 (Port Hudson, LA); unknown ageMarried to Harriet F. Newcomb (1833-1886) on September 3, 1851.Daughter Anna Smith Wilson (1853-?).Company G, 28th Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers.Enlisted September 9, 1862.Wounded in left leg, leg amputated June 14, 1863 at Port Hudson, LA.Died June 29, 1863.Burial information not found.

PRIVATE WILLIAM LEVI BODWELL

1839 (New York) – July 5, 1863 (Gettysburg, PA); 23 years oldCompany C, 28th Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers.Enlisted September 9, 1862.Wounded July 2, 1863 at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.Died of those wounds July 5, 1863. Though William has a memorial stone in Avenue G, Union Cemetery in Norwalk, CT, according to the internet and his relatives, he isContinue reading “PRIVATE WILLIAM LEVI BODWELL”

PRIVATE GEORGE BEERS

February 4, 1813 (Litchfield, CT) – August 9, 1863; 50 years oldMarried to Joanna Slattery.Children Georgiana and Harriet.Company G, 28th Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers.Enlisted September 5, 1862.Died August 9, 1863 on a steamship near Vicksburg, Mississippi. The only burial information that could be found was a short statement in the Norwalk Gazette newspaper on August 25,Continue reading “PRIVATE GEORGE BEERS”