Civil War Records of Henry Willard

Service

Co. Regiment / Ship From To Residence/ Credit Occupation Notes
E 6th MVI (9 months) Private; enl. Aug. 25, 1862; must. Aug. 31, 1862 must. out June 3, 1863 Littleton farmer age 23

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

Pension

Co. Regiment Date Filed Type App. No. Cert. No. State Beneficiary/Remarks
E 6th MVI Jan. 11, 1902 Widow 754 983 553 378 Mass. Almira M. Willard

Pension File (select pages from the National Archives):  1 page (PDF*)

Grand Army of the Republic

Recorded as member no. 81 in the membership roster of Isaac Davis Post No. 138 G.A.R., Acton, Massachusetts (Acton Memorial Library archives, 92.2.1). 

G.A.R. Personal War Sketch

Death

Date November 26, 1901
Place Boxborough, Mass.
Age 64
Cause  
Obituary Concord Enterprise, Nov. 27, 1901
Funeral  
Burial Mt. Hope Cemetery, Acton, Massachusetts
Survived by Almira M. Willard

Additional Information

Henry Willard is recorded in the 1890 special veterans census as a resident of Acton, Mass. ("1890 Veterans Schedules, Ancestry.com).

 

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