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Pvt William Erskine
Birth: Aug. 26, 1845
County Cork, Ireland
Death: Sep. 23, 1899
Virginia City
Storey County
Nevada, USA

Pvt. Wm Erskine served with Batty A 1st West Virginia (Union) Light Artillery during the Civil War of 1861-65. His Simple Military Head stone are one of the Few that do show at least the Date of Death (Nevada state Archives told me the rest) He died on Sept. 23rd 1899 at age 54 of Miners Lung (Stone dust chest) and Consumption. The copy of his Death Certificate is from the state archives.

The attached photo of William Erskine C-1862 is Courtesy of the Fredrick Hazell Collection, Who was Kind enough to let me copy it for this Bio. 
 
Burial:
Silver Terrace Cemeteries
Virginia City
Storey County
Nevada, USA
Plot: Unknown
 
Created by: Herbert Rickards
Record added: Jul 29, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 5028253
Pvt William Erskine
Added by: Herbert Rickards
 
Pvt William Erskine
Added by: Herbert Rickards
 
Pvt William Erskine
Added by: Herbert Rickards
 
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