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Griswold, John S.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Johnson, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: 2nd Co. Vt. Drafted Men/substitute; enl 7/18/63, m/i 7/18/63, PVT, Co. A, 6th VT INF, d/dis 6/25/64

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VITALS

Birth: unknown, Unknown
Death: 06/25/1864

Burial: Cypress Hills National Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY
Marker/Plot: 1/1249
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 128906377

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Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: None

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Cypress Hills National Cemetery, NY

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John S. Griswold

LAMOILLE NEWSDEALER: JULY 20, 1864

DAVID'S ISLAND, N.Y.: June 24th, of typhoid fever, John S. Griswold, son of Luther and Arthusa P. Griswold, aged 19 years, and 8 months. The deceased was a member of Co. A, 6th Regt., and from this town.

He was anaffectionate and obedient son, a kind and loving brother, a friend loving and beloved by all who knew him, a studious and earnest sabboth school scholar, a member of the choir, a christian soldier, and a faithful lover of his country's fallen, doing service for the cause of liberty and humanity

His untimely death we deeply mourn, but his memory we shall ever cherish as one who has not lived in vain.

Funeral services will be held at North Hyde Park on Sunday the 24th, inst.. Relatives and friends are requested to be at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. Griswold at 12 o'clock, P.M.

Submitted by: Deanna French.