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Johnson, Joshua W.

Age: 29, credited to Highgate, VT
Unit(s): 10th VT INF, Recruit
Service: RCRT, enl, Highgate, 9/16/64, m/i 9/16/64, slated for 10th VT INF, but at Rendezvous Depot, New Haven, CT, 10/1/64, 'rejected by Board of Inspectors' and dis/dsb 12/25/64 (enl as Webster Johnson)

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Birth: 1835, Canada
Death: 01/25/1892

Burial: Newport Center Cemetery, Newport, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 74486646
Alias?: Johnson, Webster
Pension?: Yes, 4/2/1879; widow Mary E., 4/23/1892, 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

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Newport Center Cemetery, Newport, VT

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Newport Center

Joshua W. Johnson of West Newport, died Jan. 18 and was buried Jan. 20, Rev. Mr. Olds officiating. He was a soldier of the late war and had been in poor health for several years. Three soldier comrades have died in that neighborhood since Nov. last.

Orleans County Monitor, Feb. 1, 1892

Courtesy of Heidi McColgan.