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Corp Edwin Bissell
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Birth: 1840
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 27, 1863
Richmond
Henrico County
Virginia, USA

Enlisted as 21 yr. old resident of Marshall Co., Ia. (first name given as "Edwin") at Marshalltown on July 1, 1861 as a musician in Co. D, 5th Iowa Infantry. Promoted 8th Corp. Oct. 21, 1862 and 3rd Corp. Feb. 28, 1863. In Iowa on sick furlough of 30 days since Aug. 21, 1863 on Co. return dated Nov. 30, 1863. Listed on 1897 roster as, "Musician captured Nov. 25, 1863 at Battle of Mission Ridge, Tn. Died in prison at Belle Isle, Va. Dec. 27, 1863 and buried there. Moved after war to National Cemetery at Richmond, Va. and buried in Section D, Grave 36. 
 
Burial:
Richmond National Cemetery
Richmond
Henrico County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 3A, Site 995.
 
Created by: John Franklin Horrighs
Record added: Jun 11, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 112127864
Corp Edwin Bissell
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Corp Edwin Bissell
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- Unioneer
 Added: Dec. 18, 2007
REST IN PEACE
BISSEL, Edwin CPL
DEC 27 1863
CO D 5TH INF IOWA
- Bev
 Added: Feb. 17, 2006
 
 
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