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Dickinson, George

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Weathersfield, VT
Unit(s): 16th VT INF
Service: enl 9/15/62, m/i 10/23/62, Pvt, Co. K, 16th VT INF, d/dis 7/8/63

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VITALS

Birth: 10/04/1841, Weathersfield, VT
Death: 08/08/1863

Burial: Greenbush Cemetery, Weathersfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 117312189

MORE INFORMATION

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: None

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BURIAL:

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Greenbush Cemetery, Weathersfield, VT

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George Dickinson

George Dickinson was born in Weathersfield, Vt., 4 Oct., 1841, son of Hubbard Bellows & Leafy (Spafford) Dickinson. He was not married. He d. 8 Aug., 1863. His town friends had the marker put on his grave. The epitaph: "T, of disease. "The soldier has stood on the battle plain; where every step was over the slain; But the shell and ball all passed him by, and he came to his own lone home to die. Twas hard to be numbered among the dead, 'or ere he could hear his welcome said; But twas something to see his hills again, to be laid to rest near his own loved plain. To think the friends of youth might weep, 'Oer the green turf of the soldier's sleep." He is buried in the GREENBUSH cemetery in Weathersfield.


Contributed by Linda M. Welch, Dartmouth College, Windsor County researcher.



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