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Ditty, John Q. A.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 25, credited to Roxbury, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF, 2nd VRC
Service: enl 5/7/61, m/i 6/20/61, Pvt, Co. F, 2nd VT INF, wdd, Fredericksburg, 12/13/62, tr to VRC 9/1/63, m/o 6/26/64 from Co. G, 2nd VRC

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VITALS

Birth: 11/22/1835, Brookfield, VT
Death: 06/17/1915

Burial: Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 95666949

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Unknown
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: Died at Bennington Soldiers' Home

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Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT

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John F. A. Ditty

Source: Bennington Banner

Mon., June 21, 1915

The remains of John F. A. Ditty, who enlisted from Waitsfield in the Second Vermont regiment of volunteers during the civil war, were buried in the cemetery at the Soldiers' home today. The veteran, who had an excellent during the war, was brought to the home in an automobile on June 11 from Bethel. He was in a serious condition at the time and the home physician stated that he could live only a few days. During the winter of 1911-12 he was an inmate of the home for several months.

Contributed by Tom Boudreau

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