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Corp William Cannell
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Birth: Feb. 16, 1833
Gorham
Cumberland County
Maine, USA
Death: Jul. 1, 1863
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA

There is no record of a William Cannells who served from Connecticut. This may well be Corp. William Cannell of the 16th Maine Inf., Co. F. He was killed on July 1 in fighting at Oak Ridge during the battle of Gettysburg.
Enlisted at Gorham, Maine July 10, 1862 at age 27 as a Corporal into Co F 16th Maine Infantry Regiment. He was KIA at battle of Gettysburg.
 
 
Burial:
Gettysburg National Cemetery
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Phd
Originally Created by: Jen Snoots
Record added: Sep 02, 2008
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Corp William Cannell
Added by: Jen Snoots
 
Corp William Cannell
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Corp William Cannell
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This burial could be William Cannell, Corporal, Company F, 16th Maine Volunteer Infantry; Killed on July 1, 1863; Interred in the Connecticut Plot, Section B, Site #10
- Karl Stelly
 Added: Jan. 15, 2011
Seal of the State of Maine
- Karl Stelly
 Added: Jan. 14, 2011
Flag of the State of Maine - Letters, $8.00 in Confederate money, a diary, and other articles were found on this soldier's body; Considering that Confederate money was found on his body, this soldier could be of the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia.
- Karl Stelly
 Added: Jan. 7, 2011
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