Age: 28, credited to Stockbridge, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 11/21/63, m/i 12/9/63, Pvt, Co. H, 11th VT INF, dis/dsb 4/15/64
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Birth: 04/07/1836, Danville, VT
Burial: Danville Green Cemetery, Danville, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Monica White
Findagrave Memorial #: 96725129
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/22/1886; widow Sarah, 12/22/1916, VT
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)
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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Danville Green Cemetery, Danville, VT
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AGED RESIDENT DIES
Walter Greene, 81 Years, passed Away Sunday – Was Native of Danville.
Walter Greene, 81 years, nearly 60 years a resident of Danville and for the past 12 years of St. Johnsbury, passed away at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Gerry Coburn, 8 Pine street, Sunday morning at 3 o'clock.
Mr. Greene had been ill for some time with bronchial pneumonia and for the past week has been slowly sinking.
Walter Greene, was born in Danville 81 years ago, the son of Samuel and Adeline Greene. He spent the early part of his life in Danville, where for 39 years he was employed on the farm of George Davis. December 8, 1858, he was united in marriage to Sarah Levina Walker of Barnet. Five children were born, two of whom are living. After their marriage, Mr. and Mrs. Greene resided in Danville until they came to St. Johnsbury to the home of their daughter.
Mr. Greene was a veteran of the Civil War and served a long term enlistment.
He is survived by his wife, a daughter, Mrs. Gerry Coburn and a son, James Greene of St. Johnsbury. The funeral will be held from the late home on Pine street, Tuesday at 12:30 p.m., and the interment will be ion the cemetery at Danville. Rev. F.E. Currier of Cabot will officiate at the services.
Source: St. Johnsbury Caledonian, December 13, 1916
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.