General William Wells

Location: Burlington
Tag(s): Civil War
Historical Category: Military History
Video Date: 10/05/17

General William Wells was one of the most decorated Vermont soldiers during the Civil War. He led the First Vermont Calvary at the Battle of Gettysburg. A statue of the major general stands in Battery Park in Burlington.

This Place in History is produced in partnership by Local 22 & Local 44 ( and the Vermont Historical Society.

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