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Hunt, John

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Hancock, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF, 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/9/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. B, 11th VT INF, dsrtd 3/25/63; as Sylvester Ricardson, substitute - enl 8/17/64, m/i 8/17/64, PVT, Co. A, 3rd VT INF, dsrtd 10/1/64, rtnd 1/19/65, m/o 7/11/65

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1840, Royalton, VT
Death: 01/23/1922

Burial: East Bethel Cemetery, Bethel, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 117861896

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: Richardson, Sylvester
Pension?: Yes, 7/6/1905, VT, not approved
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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East Bethel Cemetery, Bethel, VT

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Obituary

North Royalton

John Hunt died at the home of his son, Will, Monday morning at the age of 82 years. He suffered a slight shock Sunday morning and failed rapidly until his death.

Source: Bethel Courier, 26 Jan 1922
Transcribed by Tom Ledoux