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Farnum, John H.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Wilmington, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 8/26/61, m/i 9/21/61, Pvt, Co. I, 4th VT INF, d/dis 1/1/62

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VITALS

Birth: 1843, Unity, NH
Death: 01/01/1862

Burial: Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA
Marker/Plot: 13/11258
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Courtesy of Arlington National Cemetery
Findagrave Memorial #: 29646532

Cenotaph: Restland Cemetery, Wilmington, VT
Marker/Plot:
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 19958506


MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, mother Abigail L., 6/20/1893
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: His name appears on one side of his father John Merrill Farnum's tombstone in Restland Cemetery, Wilmington

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Arlington National Cemetery, VA

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CENOTAPH:


Tombstone

Tombstone

Tombstone

Cenotaph in Restland Cemetery, Wilmington, VT

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Obituary

DIED

At Camp Griffin, Va., January 1, after an illness of about two weeks, of typhoid fever, John Henry Farnum, of Wilmington, a member of Company I, 4th Vermont regiment, aged 18 years, 10 months and 18 days.

Source: Burlington Weekly Sentinel, January 31, 1862
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.