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Locklin, John A.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 44, credited to Stowe, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 12/2/63, m/i 12/12/63, Pvt, Co. E, 11th VT INF, m/o 9/26/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1818, Fairfield, VT
Death: 06/03/1888

Burial: Pleasant View Cemetery, Jericho, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 167018008

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/22/1876; widow Caroline, 7/16/1888, VT
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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Tombstone

Pleasant View Cemetery, Jericho, VT

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Obituary

The funeral of John Locklin was attended last week Tuesday, the ritual of the G.A.R. being said. His age was 70 years.

Source: Burlington Clipper, June 14, 1888

John Locklin of Underhill, aged 70, died on June 3. Mr. Locklin was a man respected by all who knew him and will be missed. He was a member of G.H. Bostwick Post No. 6, G.A.R.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, June 6, 1888

John Locklin, an old and much respected resident, died Sunday morning. Mr. Locklin was a veteran of the late war.

Source: Burlington Clipper, June 7, 1888
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.