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Pearson, William M.


Age: 21, credited to Brownington, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/9/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. F, 11th VT INF, m/o 11/29/62

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Birth: abt 1841, Craftsbury, VT
Death: 12/20/1917

Burial: Mountain View Cemetery, Fresno, CA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Lester Letson
Findagrave Memorial #: 22818440


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/28/1891, CT
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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Mountain View Cemetery, Fresno, CA

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G.A.R. Veteran's Funeral Friday

Funeral services over the remains of William M. Pearson will be held on Friday afternoon at the Hopkins chapel, under the auspices of Atlanta Post G.A.R. Burial will be in the Mountain View cemetery.

The deceased died Tuesday at the home of his sister, Mrs. William R. Bradford, 2427 Harvey avenue. He was a native of Vermont and had lived in California fourteen years.

Source: The Fresno Morning Republican, 20 Dec 1917.
Courtesy of Deanna French