Whitney, Varnum Bruce
Age: 21, credited to Rochester, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/5/62, m/i 9/1/62, PVT, Co. H, 11th VT INF, pr CPL 1/21/64, pr SGT 8/4/64, pow, Weldon Railroad, 6/23/64, Andersonville, "died ex-prisoner '65"
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Birth: abt 1841, Unknown
Death: Before 03/17/1880
Burial: , Unknown, VA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, mother Lovina R.
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: Name appeared on a list of missing soldiers published in the Montpelier Daily Journal, 06/24/1865.
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
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POW sent to Lynchburg, VA 06/29/1864
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