Im on a roll.....
He is one of a handful of Canadians who ended up here at Andersonville,
Code No: 17954
Grave No: 7954
Last Name: Symms
First Name: William W.
Branch Of Service : Infantry
Date of Death: 9/6/1864
Cause of Death: Diarrhea C.
Remarks* W. W. SYMMS ; WILLIAM SEINS 
Reference: p 13 ; p 380 , 3rd IA INF ADG RPT: 380
Place Captured: Canton, Mississippi
Date Captured: 2/27/1864
Alternate Names: Seins
Status: Died at Andersonville
Muster date: 6/8/1861
Age at Muster: 19
More Information Available : NO
2 = Headstones of Andersonville National Cemetery; March 1990.
3 = List of Union Soldiers Buried at Andersonville; Dorence Atwater, 1865.
427 = Roster and Records of Iowa Soldiers in the War of the Rebellion, Vol
I found the following on civilwardata.com
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William W. Symms
Residence Burr Oak IA; 19 years old.
Enlisted on 5/20/1861 as a Private.
On 6/8/1861 he mustered into "D" Co. IA 3rd Infantry
He Re-enlisted on 2/2/1864
He died of disease as POW on 9/18/1864 at Andersonville, GA
He was listed as:
* POW 2/27/1864 Canton, MS
born in Canada
Buried: Andersonville National Cemetery, Andersonville, GA
Roll of Honor Information:
Date of Death listed as 9/6/1864.
He was buried at:
Andersonville National Cemetery, Andersonville, GA (Grave #7954)
Sources used by Historical Data Systems, Inc.:
- Roster & Record of Iowa Soldiers in the War of Rebellion
- Roll of Honor: Names of Soldiers Who Died in Defense of the Union
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Malia" <jeri798(a)yahoo.com>
Sent: Tuesday, February 15, 2011 7:07 PM
Subject: Re: [IA-CIVIL-WAR] Prisoner of war
William W. Symms
* William W Symms
* Birth 1842 in Lacolle, Canda
* Death 18 Sep 1864 in Andersonville, Georgia, USA Do you have