Being a soldier he was all over the US, but he was a bad boy. He was sentenced to 3y, reduced to 2y for desertion; escaped 7-27-1883; surrendered 2-15-1886 while serving as Walter P ORD.He continued to serve USA until 1900 when he filed for pension.
District of Columbia, Select Deaths and Burials, 1840-1964 about Washington Ojers Name: Washington Ojers Gender: Male Marital Status: Widowed Race: White Age: 50 Birth Date: 1853 [should be 1848] Birth Place: New York Death Date: 23 Apr 1903 Death Place: District of Columbia Burial Date: 24 Apr 1903 Burial Place: District of Columbia FHL Film Number: 2115157 Reference ID: 148578
He is buried Soldiers Nat'l Cem, Wash DC
All entries are military; not finding anyone with him on census.Wash. 11 the s/o Richard H 45[b Eng] and Mary 30, of 1860 Lansinghburgh, Rensselaer Co NY.Wash has older 1/2 sister Anna M 18 NY