Edward R. Whitney
Mustered into service as a Corporal on July 29, 1861
Died 27 December 1865
Buried Elmwood Cemetery, Chittenden County Vermont
Edward was promoted to Sergeant by the time he was wounded at the Battle of Brawner Farm on August 28, 1862. He was shot in the left leg about 6 inches above the ankle breaking both bones. He was discharged for disability on April 16, 1863. Edward returned to Indianapolis Indiana where he filed for a pension on May 13, 1863.
Burlington Free Press
January 5, 1866