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Burnham, Melville V.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Calais, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/16/62, m/i 7/9/62, Pvt, Co. I, 9th VT INF, d/dis 3/11/63, Camp Douglass, Chicago, IL (congestion of the brain)

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1844, Calais, VT
Death: 03/11/1863

Burial: Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago, IL
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

Cenotaph: Poplar Hill Cemetery, Calais, VT
Marker/Plot:
Gravestone researcher/photographer:
Findagrave Memorial #: 192869767


MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: None

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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BURIAL:

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Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago, IL

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CENOTAPH:

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Cenotaph in Poplar Hill Cemetery, Calais, VT

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