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Dunton, James B.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 37, credited to Georgia, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/30/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. E, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63

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VITALS

Birth: 11/25/1825, Georgia, VT
Death: 09/08/1920

Burial: Georgia Plains Cemetery, Georgia, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/4/1880
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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia

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BURIAL:

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Georgia Plains Cemetery, Georgia, VT

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Obituary

Death of J. B. Dunton

The death of James B. Dunton last week removed another Civil War veteran at the advanced age of 95 years.

Mr. Dunton was well-known in Milton where he was often seen with members of the local G.A.R. Post. He was a member of Co. 3, 1st Vermont regiment.

The funeral was held at his late home last Friday afternoon at two o'clock.

He is survived by one son, Harley of Georgia, a son living in California and one daughter.

Source: Burlington Suburban List, 16 Sep 1920
Courtesy of Deanna French.