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Lieut Elisha E. Buss
Birth: 1836
Death: Jul. 23, 1863

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# At the time of his enlistment in the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, in 1861, Elisha gave his occupation as carpenter.
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On 12 Jul 1861 Elisha mustered into service with the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry as a 1st Sergeant, being credited to the quota of Clinton, Worcester County, Massachusetts. He was 25 years old.
# On 17 Sep 1862 his brother, Henry Kirk Buss, died at The Battle of Antietam, Washington County, Maryland, killed in action, while serving as a Corporal with the 21st Massachusetts Infantry at age 19.
# On 14 Nov 1862 Elisha was promoted to 2nd Lieutenant.
# On 9 Feb 1863 at "The Worcester Daily Spy", Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, Elisha G. Buss was mentioned in an article about promotions.
# On 15 Mar 1863 Elisha was promoted to 1st Lieutenant.
# On 1 Jul 1863 at "The Worcester Spy", Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, Elisha G. Buss was mentioned in an article about promotions.
# On 2 Jul 1863 Elisha G. Buss was wounded at The Battle of Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania.
# On 8 Jul 1863 at "The Worcester Spy", Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, Elisha G. Buss was mentioned in the first dispatches from the Gettysburg battle. (click icon to read).
# On 22 Jul 1863 at "The Worcester Spy", Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, Elisha G. Buss was reported as wounded at Gettysburg. (click icon to read).
# He died on 23 Jul 1863 at Clinton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, of wounds from Gettysburg, as 1st Lieutenant of Co. "K".. He was 27 years old. 
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Cemetery
Clinton
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
 
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Record added: May 10, 2009
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Lieut Elisha E. Buss
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