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Forrest, John Wesley

Age: 17, credited to Colchester, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF, US Military Telegraph Corps
Service: enl 9/6/62, m/i 10/10/62, MSCN, Co. D, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63; later government telegraph operator for nearly two years, stationed in Alabama and Tennessee

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Birth: 10/20/1845, Colchester, VT
Death: 01/18/1904

Burial: Thayer Cemetery, Thayer, KS
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer:
Findagrave Memorial #: 117584865
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: 13th VT INF, off-site
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: Living in Thayer, KS since at least 1889

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