William L Orr


BirthJune 19, 1842
DeathApril 13, 1930
CemeteryPalisade (Palisade)
PostStinehope (Catherine)
Unit33rd Wisconsin Infantry, Company D

Private William L Orr

Company D, 33rd Wisconsin Infantry

Orr was born in Tafton (Grant County), Wisconsin on June 19, 1842. He was residing in Tafton he enlisted and mustered in the regiment on August 13, 1862. Orr served about 6 months before he was discharged on February 2, 1863 due to disability.

He died on April 13, 1930 at the age of 87 years. He is buried in the Palisade Cemetery in Palisade (Hitchcock County), Nebraska. Orr was a member of the Catherine Post (#320) of the Grand Army of the Republic in Catherine, Nebraska.

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Note: Veteran bios were compiled and written by Dean Podoll.


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