Whitney, Increase B.
Age: 39, credited to Readsboro, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 8/24/61, m/i 9/21/61, Pvt, Co. A, 4th VT INF, reen 12/15/63, m/o 7/13/65
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Birth: 03/30/1818, Rockland, MA
Burial: Heartwellville Cemetery, Readsboro, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Boudreau
Findagrave Memorial #: 31810860
Alias?: None noted
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(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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Hartwellville Cemetery, Readsboro, VT
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Increase B. Whitney, late of Co. A, 4th Vt. Regt., aged 80 years, died last week Wednesday at the Soldiers’ Home in Bennington. He enlisted in August, 1861, and served until the close of the war, and was the fourth ex-soldier admitted to the Home, May 25, 1887, from Readsboro. This is death No. 67 at the Home.
Source: West Randolph Herald and News, April 1, 1897
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.