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Orin Dwight Wade
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Birth: 1838
Michigan, USA
Death: Jul. 3, 1863
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA

Orin was a son of Jonathan Childs Wade and Margaret (Stivers) Wade. Resident of Ionia County, Michigan, at age 22 he enlisted (May 13,1861) at Grand Rapids. He was mustered in as a private, Company D, 3rd Michigan Infantry. Later he was promoted to Corporal. He was a bugler in his military unit, which participated in the Battle at Gettysburg in July of 1863. On July 2, Orin was wounded in action at the Peach Orchard and died the next day at the III Corps hospital. He was buried at the Bushman farm, then later reinterred at Gettysburg National Cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jonathan Childs Wade (1814 - 1895)
  Margaret Stivers Wade (____ - 1883)
 
 Sibling:
  Orin Dwight Wade (1838 - 1863)
  Benjamin Stivers Wade (1845 - 1931)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

ORIN D. WADE.
CO. D. REGT. 3.
 
Note: Thank you to Ted Myers for the transfer of this memorial. Last updated 24 May 2015.
 
Burial:
Gettysburg National Cemetery
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Michigan Plot, Section H, Site #4
 
Maintained by: Leslie Lewis
Originally Created by: Ted Myers
Record added: Oct 30, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60896939
Orin Dwight Wade
Added by: Leslie Lewis
 
Orin Dwight Wade
Added by: Leslie Lewis
 
Orin Dwight Wade
Added by: Leslie Lewis
 
 
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