Pvt William H Birge

Photo added by Donald Coho

Pvt William H Birge

  • Birth unknown
  • Death 6 Nov 1862 Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, West Virginia, USA
  • Burial Winchester, Winchester City, Virginia, USA
  • Memorial ID 82723708

Cenotaph

Company I, 125th Pennsylvania (Volunteer) Infantry

Fifty days after surviving the Battle of Antietam, Private Birge died during enlistment. Register of Deaths of Volunteers states he died on October 30, 1862 of Typhoid Fever in a Regimental Hospital.

This record is a cenotaph, based upon a possible location of burial which considers Pvt Birge's place of death. If a burial location in central Pennsylvania is identified, particularly within Co. I's Huntingdon County, this record should be deleted.


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  • Created by: Donald Coho
  • Added: 30 Dec 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 82723708
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt William H Birge (unknown–6 Nov 1862), Find A Grave Memorial no. 82723708, citing Winchester National Cemetery, Winchester, Winchester City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Donald Coho (contributor 47638302) .