Age: 44, credited to Northfield, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF, 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/22/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. F, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63; enl 12/5/63, m/i, Pvt, Co. I, 11th VT INF, 12/11/63, tr to Co. A 6/24/65, m/o 7/17/65
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Birth: 08/08/1816, Northfield, VT
Burial: Northfield Falls Cemetery, Northfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 202138985
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, application date 1/12/1867, widow Harriet, 3/30/1894, VT
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: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career
2nd Great Grandfather of Kevin Lee Laber, Danielson, CT
Great Grandfather of Clara Lucille Laber, Riverside, CT
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Northfield Falls Cemetery, Northfield, VT
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Northfield--Washington Coburn died Thursday night at the age of seventy-nine years. Funeral services were held at the Congregational Church Saturday afternoon, Rev. William S. Hazen officiating.
Deceased was a member of Post Boynton, G.A.R., which attended the funeral in a body. Interment was at Gouldsville cemetery.
Source: Vermont Watchman, March 28, 1894
Courtesy of Deanna French