Edward R. Whitney

Mustered into service as a Corporal on July 29th, 1861

Died 27 December 1865

Buried Elmwood Cemetery, Chittenden County Vermont



Corporal Whitney was promoted to Sergeant by the time he was wounded at the Battle of Brawner Farm on August 28th, 1862. He was shot in the left leg about 6 inches above the ankle breaking both bones. He was discharged for disability on April 16th, 1863. Edward returned to Indianapolis Indiana where he filed for a pension on May 13th, 1863.



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