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PVT William Henry Glatts

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PVT William Henry Glatts Veteran

Birth
Death
28 Jul 1863 (aged 22)
Alexandria, Alexandria City, Virginia, USA
Burial
Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA Add to Map
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Private William "Henry" Glatts was a 21 year-old Wilmington cabinet maker when he enlisted in Capt. Valentine's Company K, 4th Delaware Volunteer Infantry.

The surgeon's notes in his military file include this description of his death at 4:30 pm, July 26, 1863:

"Autopsy 14 hours after death...health except lower...right lung much congested. Whole length of colon much enlarged. Spleen much congested. Liver and kidney normal."

He died of Typhoid Fever at the Third Division Hospital on King Street.

His possessions were sent care of Peter Foreman on Shiple Street, below 5th, Wilmington, DE.

Additional mention at: http://russpicket.com/history/civilw.htm
Private William "Henry" Glatts was a 21 year-old Wilmington cabinet maker when he enlisted in Capt. Valentine's Company K, 4th Delaware Volunteer Infantry.

The surgeon's notes in his military file include this description of his death at 4:30 pm, July 26, 1863:

"Autopsy 14 hours after death...health except lower...right lung much congested. Whole length of colon much enlarged. Spleen much congested. Liver and kidney normal."

He died of Typhoid Fever at the Third Division Hospital on King Street.

His possessions were sent care of Peter Foreman on Shiple Street, below 5th, Wilmington, DE.

Additional mention at: http://russpicket.com/history/civilw.htm

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  • Created by: Joz
  • Added: Jul 3, 2004
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/9031707/william_henry-glatts: accessed ), memorial page for PVT William Henry Glatts (6 Apr 1841–28 Jul 1863), Find a Grave Memorial ID 9031707, citing Red Clay Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA; Maintained by Joz (contributor 46578496).