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Wheelock Graves Veazey
Birth: Dec. 5, 1835
Brentwood
Rockingham County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Mar. 22, 1898
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Awarded the CMOH while Colonel and commander of the 16th Vermont Infantry at the Battle of Gettysburg. He assembled his regiment (who had never been in combat before) during Pickett's Charge, and charged into a Confederate brigade, which the Vermonters repulsed with great enemy losses (July 3, 1863). (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Julia Beard Veazey (1836 - 1928)*
 
 Children:
  Julia Hathaway Veazey (1865 - 1865)*
  Albin Beard Veazey (1867 - 1936)*
  Wheelock G. Veazey (1872 - 1873)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 2, Site 1026
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Oct 12, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 12953
Wheelock Graves Veazey
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Wheelock Graves Veazey
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
Wheelock Graves Veazey
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
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- Wagon Master
 Added: Feb. 5, 2017
Thank you so much for your heroism at Gettysburg. Like so many other heroes will always be remembered. RIP
- John Haseltine
 Added: May. 29, 2016

- karl anglin
 Added: Sep. 25, 2015
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