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Magoon, Wilder

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 29, credited to Johnson, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/9/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. D, 11th VT INF, m/o 6/24/65

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VITALS

Birth: 10/31/1832, St. Albans, VT
Death: 05/21/1905

Burial: Lamoille View Cemetery, Johnson, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 40925457

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
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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Lamoille View Cemetery, Johnson, VT

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Wilder Magoon

Source: Morrisville News and Citizen: May 26, 1905

Wilder Magoon who has been in feeble health for the past year, suffered another shock last week, and never regained consciouness, and died Saturday morning at 4:30. He served in the Civil War in the 11th Vt. Vol., Co.D nearly three years, or until the war closed. His record was one of the best, and he was one of Johnson's best citizens. He leaves a wife, one son and three daughters. The funeral services were held from his late home Tuesday, May 23. He was 72 years old.

Courtesy of Deanna French.

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