|Killed at Antietam, Oliver Case is buried in Simsbury (Conn.) Cemetery.|
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|Upper left: Oliver Case's name and regiment are written on a page inside the bible. A private in|
the 8th Connecticut, Case was 22 years old when he was killed at Antietam.