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Ordway, Myron L.


Age: 32, credited to Sherburne, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 12/9/63, m/i 12/9/63, Pvt, Co. H, 11th VT INF, tr to Co. D, 6/24/65, m/o 8/25/65

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Birth: 1831, Ludlow, VT
Death: 07/11/1890

Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Killington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 70196304


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 2/14/1877; widow Savinda, 7/29/1890, 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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Riverside Cemetery, Killington, VT

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Myron Orway, who had been sick for along time, died the 11th. The funeral occurred Sunday. Between 30 and 40 carriages went to the cemetery, an uncommon thing for this small town. He had drawn a pension, and belonged to the G.A.R. His age was 59 years.

Source: The Vermont Tribune, July 18, 1890
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.