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Howard, William Tyler
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 20, credited to Brandon, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 9/5/61, m/i 9/16/61, PVT, Co. H, 5th VT INF, reen 12/15/63, pr CPL, red 4/26/64, pr CPL 10/12/64, pr SGT 1/1/65, wdd, Wilderness, 5/5/64, wdd, Petersburg, 4/2/65, m/o 6/29/65

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VITALS
Birth: 05/06/1841, Cuttingsville, VT
Death: 02/04/1911

Burial: Pine Hill Cemetery, Brandon, VT
Marker/Plot: Section F
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Valentinetti Collection
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: None
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BURIAL:
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Tombstone

Tombstone

Pine Hill Cemetery, Brandon, VT

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CDV

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CDV

"Tyle" Howard and his wife Delphina

(Richard Valentinetti Collection)

VI Corps Badge

Corps Badge

VI Corps badge inscribed 'William T. Howard, Co. H, 5th Vet. Vt. Vols.' It was dug at the Wilderness, where Howard was wounded.

Courtesy of Paul S. Johnson Lansdale, Pa.

Obituary

BRANDON----William Tyler Howard died Saturday morning after several weeks illness with pneumonia. He was in the 70th year of his age, and a veteran of the Civil War, serving in Company H. 5th Vt.

He is survived by his wife, one son, Irving H, of Rutland, a brother Riley Howard of California, and two sisters, Mrs. Nancy Bernard, and Mrs.Angelina Reed, both of Brandon.

The funeral was held at his late home Tuesday afternoon at 1:30 o'clock, with interment in Pine Hill Cemetery.
BURLINGTON FREE PRESS and TIMES, FEB. 9, 1911

Courtesy of Deanna French