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PVT Perry B. or Alonzo Gage
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Birth: Feb. 6, 1847
Bennington County
Vermont, USA
Death: Sep. 21, 1871
East Hartford
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA

Perry B. GAGE Married Sarah Honara KEY on 14 JAN 1865 in Connecticut, USA.

Burial: 23 SEP 1871

Gage, Perry B.

Enlisted: 06 AUG 1861

Regiment Name:4th Regiment, Vermont Infantry



Soldier's Rank In:Private

Soldier's Rank Out:Private

Alternate name:

Film Number:M557 roll 6

Notes: UNION VERMONT VOLUNTEERS 4th Regiment, Vermont Infantry

Overview:Org anized at Brattleboro and mustered in September 21, 1861. Moved to Washington, D. C., September 21-23. Attached to Brook's Brigade, Smith's Division, Army of the Potomac, to March, 1862. 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 4th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to May, 1862. 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 6th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, and Army of the Shenandoah, Middle Military Division, to July, 1865.

Service:Duty at Camp Griffin Defences of Washington till March 10, 1862. Reconnoissance to Vienna, Va., October 19, 1861. Moved to Alexandria March 10, 1862, thence to Fortress Monroe March 23-24. Reconnoissance to Big Bethel March 27-28. Reconnoissance to Warwick March 30. Young's Mills April 4. Siege of Yorktown April 5-May 4. Lee's Mills April 16. Battle of Williamsburg May 5. Seven days before Richmond June 25-July 1. Garnett's Farm June 27. Savage Station June 29. White Oak Swamp Bridge June 30. Malvern Hill July 1. At Harrison's Landing till August 16. Moved to Fortress Monroe, thence to Alexandria August 16-24. Maryland Campaign September-October. Crampton's Gap, Md., September 14. Battle of Antietam September 16-17. At Hagerstown, Md., September 26-October 29. Movement to Falmouth October 29-November 19. Battle of Fredericksburg December 12-15. Burnside's Second Campaign, "Mud March," January 20-24, 1863. Chancellorsville Campaign April 27-May 6. Operations at Franklin's Crossing April 29-May 2. Maryes Heights, Fredericksburg, May 3. Salem Heights May 3-4. Banks' Ford May 4. Franklin's Crossing June 5-13. Battle of Gettysburg, Pa., July 2-4. Funkstown July 10-13. Detached for duty at New York August 14-September 16. Moved to Alexandria, thence to Fairfax Court House, Va., and to Culpeper Court House September 16-23. Bristoe Campaign October 9-22. Advance to the Rappahannock November 7-8. Rappahannock Station November 7. Mine Run Campaign November 26-December 2. Campaign from the Rapidan to the James May-June, 1864. Battles of the Wilderness May 5-7; Spottsylvania May 3-12; Spottsylvania Court House May 12-21. Assault on the Salient, Spottsylvania May 12. North Anna River May 23-26. On line of the Pamunkey May 26-28. Totopotomoy May 28-31. Cold Harbor June 1-12. Before Petersburg June 18-19. Jerusalem Plank Road June 22-23. Siege of Petersburg till July 9. Moved to Washington, D. C., July 9-11. Repulse of Early's attack on Fort Stevens July 11-12. Sheridan's Shenandoah Valley Campaign August 7-November 28. Near Charlestown August 21-22. Gilbert's Ford, Opequan River, September 13. Battle of Opequan, Winchester, September 19. Fisher's Hill September 22. Battle of Cedar Creek October 19. Non-veterans mustered out September 30, 1864. Duty at Strasburg till November 9 and at Kernstown till December 9. Moved to Petersburg, Va., December 9-12. Siege of Petersburg December 13, 1864, to April 2, 1865. Fort Fisher, before Petersburg, March 25, 1865. Appomattox Campaign March 23-April 9. Assault on and fall of Petersburg April 2. Sailor's Creek April 6. Appomattox Court House April 9. Surrender of Lee and his army. At Farmville and Burkesville Junction till April 23. March to Danville April 23-27, and duty there till May 15. Moved to Manchester May 18, thence march to Washington May 24-June 3. Corps Review June 8. Mustered out July 13, 1865.

Regiment lost during service 12 Officers and 150 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded ind 1 Officer and 279 Enlisted men by disease. Total 442.

Perry B. Gage, "United States, Civil War Soldiers Index"Name: Perry B. Gage
Name Note:
Also Known As Name:
Also Known As Note:
Event Type: Military Service
Military Beginning Rank: Private
Military Beginning Rank Note:
Military Final Rank: Private
Military Final Rank Note:
Military Side: Union
Military Side Note:
State or Military Term: Vermont
Military Unit: 4th Regiment, Vermont Infantry
Military Unit Note:
Military Company: A
Military Company Note:
Affiliate Publication Title: Index to Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Union Soldiers Who Served in Organizations From the State of Vermont.
Affiliate Publication Number: M557
Affiliate Film Number: 5
GS Film number: 882476

Family links: 
  Alonzo Gage (1820 - 1911)
  Clarissa Hill Gage (1814 - 1898)
  Sarah Honara Key Gage (1849 - 1873)*
  Sarah Axilma Gage Cargill (1866 - 1935)*
  Jenett Kay Gage Leese (1867 - 1926)*
  William Charles Gage (1843 - 1920)*
  Catherine L. Gage Weed (1845 - 1906)*
  Perry B. or Alonzo Gage (1847 - 1871)
*Calculated relationship
Note: Civil War: Gage, Perry B., Age: 18, cred. Bennington, VT; service: enl 9/6/61, m/i 9/21/61, Pvt, Co. A, 4th VT INF, dis/dsb 3/5/63
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Record added: Mar 18, 2012
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PVT Perry B. or Alonzo Gage
Added by: Our Family History
PVT Perry B. or Alonzo Gage
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Always thinking of our Noble & Brave Veterans-May your home above be glorious.
- deanna french
 Added: Jan. 23, 2015

- Linda Berney
 Added: Oct. 17, 2012
Uncle Perry, Rest in Peace and Thank You for your Service to Our Country. My 2nd Great Grand Uncle.
- Donna, Wayne, Tonee, Terrence Cain
 Added: Aug. 10, 2012

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