|Death: ||Nov. 6, 1862|
West Virginia, USA
Company I, 125th Pennsylvania (Volunteer) Infantry
Fifty days after surviving the Battle of Antietam, Private Birge died during enlistment.
Register of Deaths of Volunteers states he died on October 30, 1862 of Typhoid Fever in a Regimental Hospital.
This record is a cenotaph, based upon a possible location of burial which considers Pvt Birge's place of death. If a burial location in central Pennsylvania is identified, particularly within Co. I's Huntingdon County, this record should be deleted.
Winchester National Cemetery
Created by: Donald Coho
Record added: Dec 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82723708