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Jennings, William B.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/23/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. C, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1844, Bilblue, IA
Death: 08/10/1885

Burial: Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: Maple #54
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Carrie E., 5/2/1891, IA, not approved
Portrait?: jewett
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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia

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BURIAL:

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Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Obituary

William Jennings of Buffalo, express messenger, who is reported among the fatally injured by the railroad accident at Merritt, Ont., on the 10th was a resident of Burlington for nearly 20 years, and was a member of the 12th Vermont regiment during the war.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, August 12, 1885
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.