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Thwing, John A.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Putney, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 9/11/61, m/i 11/19/61, PVT, Co. F, 1st VT CAV, reen 12/30/63, pr SGT 11/19/64, Co. QMSGT, tr to Co. D, 6/21/65, m/o 8/9/65

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VITALS

Birth: 05/30/1843, Unknown
Death: 02/17/1930

Burial: Oak Hill Cemetery, Bellows Falls, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Bob Edwards
Findagrave Memorial #: 21847063

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/10/1881, 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

DESCENDANTS

3rd Great Grandfather of Kevin Cram, Dellroy, OH

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Oak Hill Cemetery, Bellows Falls, VT

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Obituary

WEST NORTHFIELD, MASS.

Mrs. F. A. Adams was in Bellows Falls Thursday to attend the funeral of John Thwing, Civil War veteran, who died very suddenly Feb. 15 in Whiting, Ind. He had made his home with his grandson there for a number of years. He formerly lived in Bellows Falls for a long time and had many friends there.

Source: Brattleboro Reformer, February 27, 1930
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.