Tilton, Austin J.
Age: 26, credited to Lyndon, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF
Service: enl 12/25/63, m/i 1/2/64, Pvt, Co. H, 7th VT INF, lost at sea on steamer "North America", 12/22/64, off the coast of Georgia
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Birth: 01/27/1837, Sutton, VT
Burial: Died at Sea, , Died at Sea
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
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)
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The following invalid soldiers of the 7th Vermont volunteers were lost in the Steamship North America, which lately foundered at sea on passing from New Orleans to New York---G. S. Ridghill, H. W. Holden, J. Ellis, James Brown, A. J. Tilton, Chas. Deshon.
Burlington Weekly Free Press, Feb. 10, 1865
Courtesy of Deanna French
Webmaster's Note: Lowell B. Paine was also lost on this voyage.