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Headle, Elwin R.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Plymouth, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 5/7/61, m/i 6/20/61, Pvt, Co. I, 2nd VT INF, m/o 6/29/64

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VITALS

Birth: 06/24/1841, Mount Holly, VT
Death: 08/11/1926

Burial: New Mechanicsville Cemetery, Mount Holly, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 116107828

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Gibson Collection, VHS Collections
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

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

New Mechanicsville Cemetery, Mount Holly, VT

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Portrait

Second Vermont Infantry Album (SP973.744 V2)
Courtesy Vermont Historical Society



(Gibson Collection)

Obituary

ELWIN R. HEADLE GOES TO REWARD
Civil War Veteran Passes At the Age of 85 Years and Will Be Buried At Belmont This Afternoon.

Elwin R. Headle, aged 85 years, a veteran of the Civil war, died at his home, No. 2 Pond Court, Wednesday morning. He had been in feeble health for some months, although able to walk about the house only a short time before his death.

Mr.Headle was born at Mount Holly June 24, 1841. He enlisted in Ludlow, Company I, for three years, served the full term and was discharged from the service June 9,1864. In 1865 he married Laura M. Works of North Shrewsbury who died ten years ago.

The funeral will be held Friday afternoon at the home, Pond Court at 1:30 o'clock. Rev. O.B. Campbell of the Methodist Episcopal church will be the officiating clergyman. Burial will be in the cemetery at Belmont.

Source: Vermont Tribune, August 13, 1926
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.

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