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Gardner, John W.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 32, credited to Rutland, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 12/7/63, m/i 12/7/63, Pvt, Co. E, 11th VT INF, tr to Co. A 6/24/65, m/o 8/25/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1830, Castleton, VT
Death: 07/01/1896

Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 32693633

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
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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BURIAL:

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Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT

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Obituary

Gardner, John W., cred. Rutland, VT, age 32, enl 12/7/63, m/I 12/7/63, Pvt, Co. E, 11th VVI, tr to Co. A 6/24/65, m/o 8/25/65

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, July 3, 1896:

The funeral of John W. Gardner was held at the house on West street yesterday afternoon at 2 o'clock. Rev. Gibbs Braislin officiated. A detail of four veterans from Roberts post and town employees at Moseley & Stoddard's Manufacturing company acted as bearers. The Grand Army ritual was read at the grave. The burial was at Evergreen cemetery.

contributed by Jen Snoots

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