Chicopee Archives Online

William V. Gibbons, Civil War Soldier

Dublin Core

Title

William V. Gibbons, Civil War Soldier

Subject

United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865

Description

William V. Gibbons
Born in Boston, Mass_son of {???} Gibbons_by occupation a Mechanic_Unmarried_At the age of 24 years on Aug. 20, 1862, enlisted for 3 years in the 37th Reg. Massachusetts Vol. Inf._Mustered same date and assigned to Company ā€œIā€_Rank Private with no subsequent changes.
Took part in the several operations of his Regiment from date of muster to date of discharge. Feb. 8, 1863, while in camp near Falmouth, Va., was furloughed for 10 days, on the expiration of which he reported to his Co. From that time till date of discharge of Reg. was constantly with his Co. and Reg. on duty.
Discharged with Regiment July 1, 1865, at Readville, Mass.
Died in Springfield, Dec. 25, 1875

Source

Soldier's Record, Town of Chicopee

Date

ca. 1861-1865

Rights

Public Domain

Type

Text

Identifier

SR-215.1

Coverage

Chicopee (Mass.)

Files

SR-215.1.jpg

Citation

“William V. Gibbons, Civil War Soldier,” Chicopee Archives Online, accessed December 2, 2016, http://www.chicopeepubliclibrary.org/archives/items/show/2669.