Name - William Joseph Vereen

 

Birth Date: 18 Nov 1840

Birth Place: South Carolina

Death Date: 21 Aug 1912

Burial Place: Tilly Swamp Cemetery

 

Military Service - C. S. A.

Enlistment Date: 31 Oct 1861

Discharge Date: 1 May 1865

Rank: Sergeant

Company and Regiment: Co. M, 10th Reg't S.C. Infantry

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Family -

Parents: Joseph Dewitt Vereen & Susan A.D. Lee

Wife: Mary C. Thomas

Children: Sarah C., Julia E., Susan A., Finkey M.E., Thomas T., Flavus J., Alexander H., Eliza J.

 

Interesting Facts -

Listed as Absent, Wounded on Muster Rolls of Nov/Dec 1862-March/April 1863, when he was listed as furloughed home from Lumpkins Hospital in Chattanooga, TN until March 5 by order of Col. Caldwell (Posted in Rome, GA). Listed as present in July/August 1863 Roll. Promoted from Corporal to Sergeant on 2/28/1864. Admitted to Way Hospital in Meridian, Miss. on 1/13/1865 with a wound.