Burnham, Melville V.
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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Birth: abt 1844, Calais, VT
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
Findagrave Memorial #: 192869767
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not found
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)
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 unit's Organization and Service for details.
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Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago, IL
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Cenotaph in Poplar Hill Cemetery, Calais, VT
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