Civil War Records of William Washburn, Jr.


Co. Regiment / Ship From To Residence/ Credit Occupation Notes
1st MVI Private; May 23, 1861 as Priv. discharged for promotion by S.O. #194, War Dept., Aug. 18, 1862. Boston architect age 19
G 35th MVI comm. 2nd Lieut. Aug. 16, 1862; comm. 1st Lieut. Jan 24, 1863; resigned for disability Aug. 3, 1863; re-comm. 1st Lieut. and Adjutant Aug. 4, 1863; comm. Captain Sept. 6, 1864 disch. for disability May 15, 1865, as Captain.     wounded May 18, 1864 Spottsylvania, Va.; wounded and prisoner July 30, 1864, Petersburg, Va.; paroled prisoner.

Service Record (select pages from the National Archives): x
Service Ledger (Town of Acton): x


Co. Regiment Date Filed Type App. No. Cert. No. State Beneficiary/Remarks
A 1st MVI Jan. 6, 1886 Invalid 558 604 392 236    
G 35th MVI Nov. 25, 1922 Widow 1 197 305 929 244 Penn. Sarah Washburn

Pension File (select pages from the National Archives):  20 pages (PDF*) 

Grand Army of the Republic

Isaac Davis Post No. 138, Acton, Massachusetts (Sargent, Grand Army of the Republic, p. 426.)


Date Oct. 28, 1922
Place Sharon, Penn.
Obituary New Castle News, October 30, 1922
Survived by Sarah Washburn

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