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Keyes, John W.
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 18, credited to Rockingham, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF, 11th VT INF
Service: enl 2/14/62, m/i 4/12/62, Pvt, Co. F, 4th VT INF, dis/dsb 8/28/62; enl 7/1/63, m/i 10/7/63, Pvt, Co. M, 11th VT INF, pr CPL 3/1/65, tr to Co. D, 6/24/65, m/o 8/25/65

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VITALS
Birth: abt 1844, Cambridge, VT
Death: 11/22/1916

Burial: May be buried in ..., Washington, DC
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
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Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, Isabella B, 11/29/1916, NC
Portrait?: Unknown
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: Died in Statesville, NC, body sent to Washington, DC for burial (death certificate)

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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Buried in Washington, DC
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Documents



(North Carolina Vital Records)

Obituary

Dr. John W. Keyes, seventy years old, formerly of this city, died Wednesday evening, at Statesville, N.C. Funeral services were held in this city Friday afternoon.

Mr. Keyes, who was a graduate of Harvard, was born in Cambridge, Vermont, June 21, 1845, and practiced dentistry for thirty years, part of the time in this city. Mr. Keyes, who had made his home in Greensboro, S.C. had gone on a visit to Statesville. He leaves a widow, Mrs. Isabella Keyes, who lives in Greensboro.

Evening Star (DC), Nov. 6, 1916

Courtesy of Deanna French.