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PVT William S Leonard
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Birth: 1836
Buffalo
Erie County
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 16, 1862
Picacho
Pinal County
Arizona, USA

William S. Leonard enlisted as a private at Marysville, California, September 6, 1861, and was mustered into Company D, 1st California Cavalry, September 9. Serving with the California Column, Pvt. Leonard was mortally wounded while in action against Confederate forces at the Battle of Picacho Pass, Arizona. He is one of three Union men to die as a result of the engagement. Originally interred at the site of the battle, his remains were later returned to the state for which he served. 
 
Burial:
San Francisco National Cemetery
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA
Plot: Sec WS, Grave 1291
GPS (lat/lon): 37.8009, -122.46304
 
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Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 3533354
PVT William S Leonard
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