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Johnson, Merritt


Age: 25, credited to Bennington, VT; Pownal, VT
Unit(s): Recruit, 2nd VT INF
Service: RCRT, enl 3/14/62, disch by Supreme Court/Habeas Corpus, disch 7/31/62 disability; drafted - enl 8/18/63, m/i 8/18/63, PVT, Co. F, 2nd VT INF, mwia, Wilderness, 5/5/64, d/wds 5/12/64

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Birth: unknown, Pownal, VT
Death: 05/12/1864

Burial: Probably buried in an unmarked grave, , VA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer:

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


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, mother Martha, 6/3/1876
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


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Died in Virginia

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Merritt F. Johnson, also of Pownal, and of Co. F, same reg., (Ed. 2d) also died about the same time from severe wounds received in the Wilderness fight.

Source: North Adams Transcript, June 9, 1864
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.