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Macomber, John Harrison

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 26, credited to Fair Haven, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF, USA
Service: enl 8/12/62, m/i 9/1/62, CPL, Co. C, 11th VT INF, pr SGT 4/12/63, comn 1LT, Co. L, 7/11/63 (7/17/63), wdd, Cold Harbor, 6/7/64, pow, Weldon Railroad, 6/23/64, prld 9/12/64, Bvt CPT 4/2/65 for gallantry at Petersburg, pr CPT, Co. L, 5/23/65 (6/2/64), tr to Co. C, 6/24/65, m/o 8/25/65, CHAP, USA, MAJ USA (Retired)

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VITALS

Birth: 02/1836, Chesterfield, NY
Death: 12/03/1916

Burial: San Francisco National Cemetery, San Francisco, CA
Marker/Plot: OS/83/2
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carol/Findagrave, #46859893
Findagrave Memorial #: 3534076

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/6/1899
Portrait?: Italo Collection, Guber Collection off-site, VHS Collections, MOLLUS
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

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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San Francisco National Cemetery, CA

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VHS - Reunion Society Collection

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John Gibson Collection

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MOLLUS

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Ed Italo Collection