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Colton, George

MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 19, credited to Irasburg, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/8/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. F, 11th VT INF, pr PRIN MSCN 5/18/63, comn 2LT, Co. I 6/4/65 (6/17/65), m/o 6/24/65 as PRIN MSCN

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VITALS
Birth: 04/12/1843, Irasburg, VT
Death: 07/11/1881

Burial: Elmwood Cemetery, Northfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: VHS off-site
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 Woodstock, VT.

Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career

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BURIAL:
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Elmwood Cemetery, Northfield, VT

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