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Pvt William Clapp Burney
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Birth: Jul., 1839
New York, USA
Death: May 30, 1905
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Died at Veterans Home, Sawtelle,CA.
Civil War Veteran
Co K 27th Iowa Infantry
From military records:
Burney, William C. Age 22.
Residence Mitchell,Ia.
Nativity Wisconsin.
Enlisted Aug. 22, 1862. Mustered Sept. 9, 1862.
Mustered out Sept. 8, 1865, Clinton, Iowa.
Based on enlistment, his service included duty at Jackson,TN guarding the railroad from Corinth,MS to Memphis TN until Jun 2 1863. Battle of Bayou LaFourche and capture of Little Rock Sep 10, 1863. Moved to Memphis, provost duty until Jan 28 1864. Moved to Vicksburg Jan 28 1864. Battles of Meridian Feb 3-Mar 5, Pleasant Hill,LA Apr 9, Cane River Crossing Apr 22-24, Yellow Bayou May 18-19, . Action at Lake Chicot Arkansas Jun 6-7 1864. Poctotoc Jul 11, Carmargo Crossroads near Harrisburg Jul 13, Tupelo Jul 14-15, Old Town Creek Jul 15. March through Arkansas and Missouri in pursuit of Price. Battle of Nashville, TN Dec 15-16 1864. Pursuit of Hood to the Tennessee River Dec 17-28. Moved to New Orleans Feb 9-22 1865. Campaign against Mobile, Siege of Ft Blakely and Spanish Fort Mar & April 1865. 
Family links: 
  William Burney (____ - 1841)
  Amanda Mathilda Weeks Peck (1849 - 1932)
  Frank Rich Burney (1874 - 1957)*
  William Clapp Burney (1839 - 1905)
  Mary Elizabeth Simpson Burney Clarke (1841 - 1926)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Birth year based on age at enlistment
Los Angeles National Cemetery
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: 11, K-8
Maintained by: K L Bonnett
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 3693847
Pvt William Clapp Burney
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Pvt William Clapp Burney
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Pvt William Clapp Burney
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- Jeffry Burden
 Added: Jan. 8, 2013

- Elaine
 Added: Sep. 15, 2009
Private Company K 27th Iowa Infantry
- Unioneer
 Added: Jan. 18, 2008

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