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Burgess, William Austin
WILLIAM AUSTIN BURGESS, son of Ezekiel and Nancy Burgess, born Feb. 16, 1837, Corporal in Company D, Fifty-ninth Massachusetts Infantry, died at Saterlee Hospital, West Philadelphia, Aug. 14, 1864, of wounds received in front of Petersburg. He was twenty-six years old, and unmarried. At the time of his enlistment, Feb. 9, 1864, his temporary residence was Charlestown, Mass., and he was credited to the quota of that city.
History of the city of Belfast in the state of Maine, 1913