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William B. Blatt
Birth: c. 1842
Death: May 13, 1864

Civil War Union Soldier. He enlisted at age 19 as a Private with Company K of the 49th Pennsylvania Volunteers Infantry on August 18, 1861, and transferred to Company B on January 1, 1863. He was killed in action during the Spotsylvania Court House Campaign on May 13, 1864. Blatt was buried on Saturday, May 14, 1864, thus becoming the first battle casualty interred at Arlington. His stone lists his name as "W. B. Blatt". (bio by: Ugaalltheway) 
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 27, Site 18
 
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Record added: Nov 21, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8111017
William B. Blatt
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William B. Blatt
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William B. Blatt
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Thank you, soldier for your service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: May. 13, 2016

- R I P
 Added: May. 13, 2015
Rest in peace, Soldier. Thank you for your service and sacrifice. God bless you for your gallant stand in defense of our Union against those who would have destroyed it.
- Sharon
 Added: May. 13, 2015
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