Edward Williams

Edward Williams (abt. 1835 - 1863)

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Pvt. Edward Williams
Born about in Ohio, United Statesmap [uncertain]
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Morris Island, Charleston, South Carolina, United Statesmap
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Profile last modified | Created 4 Jul 2018
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Categories: Oberlin, Ohio | 54th Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry (Colored), United States Civil War | Second Battle of Fort Wagner | Killed in Action, United States Civil War.




  • 1863: Laborer


  • 1863: Oberlin, Ohio (military enlistment)

Military Service and Death

Private in the all-black 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry regiment, Company F. Enlisted on 12 May 1863 from Oberlin, Ohio. He was about 28 years old, married and working as a laborer when he enlisted. He was killed in action on 18 July 1863 at the Second Battle of Fort Wagner.



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