Levi Close (1837) was born in New York State, the son of Jeremiah Webb Close (1809) and Freelove Davis.
He enlisted into the Union forces on 16th December 1863 at Gouverneur, New York. He was mustered into “K” Company of the 14th New York Heavy Artillery on 21st December 1863 at New York as a Private. He was subsequently killed at Petersburg, Virginia on the 17th June 1864.
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