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Slason, John C.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Sudbury, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF, 11th VT INF
Service: enl 6/19/62, m/i 7/9/62, Pvt, Co. B, 9th VT INF, dis/dsb 11/6/62; enl 8/2/64, cred Springfield, VT, m/i 8/2/64, Pvt, Co. B, 9th VT INF, tr to 11th VT INF 1/20/65, wdd, Petersburg, 4/2/65, dis/wds, 6/12/65

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1844, Sudbury, VT
Death: 05/08/1890

Burial: Forest Hill Cemetery, Canton, SD
Marker/Plot: Block 1, Lot 44
Gravestone researcher/photographer:
Findagrave Memorial #: 155946944

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

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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BURIAL:

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Forest Hill Cemetery, Canton, SD

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