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Butler, William C.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 31, credited to Putney, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 9/9/61, m/i 11/19/61, Pvt, Co. F, 1st VT CAV, m/o 11/18/64

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VITALS

Birth: 01/20/1830, Dummerston, VT
Death: 07/15/1893

Burial: Locust Ridge Cemetery, Brattleboro, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 181762812

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/5/1885; widow Adaline, 11/23/1893, VT
Portrait?: Ancestry.com
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(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

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Roy Butler, Northfield, VT

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

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Locust Ridge Cemetery, Brattleboro, VT

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Obituary

Condensed State News.

William C. Butler died July 15 of consumption at the Vermont Soldiers' Home. He was a member of Co. F, 1st Vt. Cav.; enlisted September 9, 1861; mustered out November 18, 1864; admitted to the Home November 30, 1887; death No. 33. He was buried at Brattleboro. Comrade Butler was a member of Sedgwick post and a past commander of the organization.

Source: St. Albans Daily Messenger, 17 Jul 189 3.
Transcribed by Deanna French