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Russell, John S.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Kirby, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 9/30/61, m/i 10/15/61, Pvt, Co. E, 6th VT INF, d/dis 10/26/62

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VITALS

Birth: 1840, Kirby, VT
Death: 10/26/1862

Burial: Lyndon Center Cemetery, Lyndon, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 36905781

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
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

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BURIAL:

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Lyndon Center Cemetery, Lyndon, VT

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Obituary

Deaths

At Hagerstown, Oct. 26, of chronic diarrhea, John S. Russell, aged 22, a member of Vt. 6th regiment. Also, Dec. 20, at Fairfax, Va., of inflammation of the brain, Edwin Russell, aged 18, a member of Vt. 15th regiment brothers both from Lyndon, and their bodies have been returned to their native town.

Source: St. Johnsbury Caledonian, 2 Jan 1863
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.