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Colby, Orrin B.

Age: 18, credited to Fairfax, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 9/9/61, m/i 9/16/61, Pvt, Co. K, 5th VT INF, dsrtd 9/5/63, rtnd 10/13/63, m/o 9/15/64

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Birth: abt 1843, Fairfax, VT
Death: 07/13/1914

Burial: May be buried in ..., , VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer:

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
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: Died in Burlington, VT.

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Buried in Fairfax, VT
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and other veterans who may be buried there.


The body of Orrin B. Colby whose death occurred here Saturday was taken today to Fairfax where the funeral and burial will take place. Mr. Colby was 72 years of age. Mr. Colby was a veteran of the Civil War enlisting September 9, 1861, at Fairfax. Mr. Colby had recently made his home at the Arlington.

Burlington Daily News, July 14, 1914

Courtesy of Heidi McColgan