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Crane, William B.


Age: 45, credited to Concord, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF, 17th VT INF
Service: enl 8/15/62, m/i 9/1/62, MSCN, Co. A, 11th VT INF, dis/dsb 2/27/63; enl 3/23/64, m/i 4/12/64, MSCN, Co. G, 17th VT INF, m/o 7/14/65

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Birth: abt 1819, Concord, VT
Death: 04/25/1886

Burial: Village Cemetery, Concord, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 125691283


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, Abigail S.
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

Webmaster's 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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Village Cemetery, Concord, VT

Check the cemetery for location/directions and other veterans who may be buried there.


West Concord.

William B. Crane, one of our most respected townmen, died April 25, at the age of 75 years. He represented Concord in the Legislature in 1882-3, was in the army nearly three years and was the oldest veteran in town; his funeral was on Tuesday last under the management of Woodbury Post, G.A.R.

Source: Essex County Herald, 30 Apr 1886.
Transcribed by Heidi McColgan