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Wheeler, Allen M.

Age: 18, credited to Holland, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 12/18/61, m/i 2/18/62, Pvt, Co. I, 8th VT INF, reen 1/5/64, dsrtd 5/18/64, rtnd 5/10/65, m/o 6/12/65

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Birth: abt 1843, Compton, PQ, Canada
Death: 12/07/1922

Burial: Pleasant View Cemetery, Orleans, VT
Marker/Plot: Plot E, 284, 21' 10"
Gravestone researcher/photographer:
Findagrave Memorial #: 6315096
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, death date/location
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: Died in Saint Johnsbury, VT - 8th Vt. History off-site

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Pleasant View Cemetery, Orleans, VT
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Allen M. Wheeler died December 7 at his home, 40 Maple street, following a brief illness of pneumonia. He was 79 years of age and a veteran of the Civil War. The body was taken to Orleans for interment and services held at the home of his daughter. Besides his wife, Mr. Wheeler is survived by two daughters, four brothers, one sister and four grandchildren.

St. Johnsbury Caledonian-Record, Dec. 11, 1922

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.