The Civil War and Vale

Resources
Informational booklet - Download PDF.

Cemetery records including regimental nicknames - Download (Excel spreadsheet)

Many Civil War veterans, all heroes, are interred at Vale. Below, you can search our database to locate Civil War soldiers and other notable people of the era.

Detailed information is available via an Excel workbook and a 40 page PDF booklet. Compiled and researched by Mark T. Bodnar with the assistance of Frank Taormina and Ryan Conklin, this booklet contains detailed biographical information about many of the soldiers interred at Vale.

Last Name (click name for details) First Name Regiment DOB DOD Section Plot Grave
TURNBULL
James
18th NY Infantry
March 28, 1826
Dec. 14, 1906
M
137
VAN ARNUM
Alonzo
134th NY Infantry
c. 1841
July 1, 1863
I
2
VEDDER
John
18th NY Infantry
1834
April 16, 1881
K
83
WASHBURN
Albert
134th NY Infantry
Feb. 6, 1839
Jan. 20, 1863
H
20
WEBSTER
James
153rd NY Infantry
1847
Jan. 19, 1908
N
GAR Plot
WESTINGHOUSE
Albert
6th NY Cavalry
1843
Dec. 10, 1864
L2
41
WHISTLER
Joseph
3rd U.S. Infantry
Oct. 19, 1822
April 20, 1899
P
37
WILLIAMS
Henry
61st NY Infantry
1834
Dec. 16, 1919
L
3
269
WORDEN
Charles
9th NY Heavy Artil
1835
May 14, 1905
N
GAR Plot
36
YATES
Austin
134th NY Infantry
March 24, 1836
Sept. 28, 1921
S
9
YOUNG
Addison
134th NY Infantry
Dec. 26 1838
March 14, 1905
K
19
YOUNG
Daniel
134th NY Infantry
1842
1908
K
19
YOUNG
Deodatus
134th NY Infantry
Feb. 26, 1836
Feb. 2, 1917
L
79A
2
YOUNG
William
134th NY Infantry
1844
Unknown
K
19
YOUNG
William
18th NY Infantry
April 22, 1824
Oct. 31, 1876
G
17
EISENMENGER
Frederich
134th NY Infantry
c. 1847 Note: Cemetery records reflect date of birth as 1849
April 21, 1912
M
1
238
YATES
John
Colonel, 1st Michigan Engineers, 1865
Oct. 19, 1834
Oct. 20, 1899
S
10