Closson, Henry Whitney
Age: 0, credited to Whitingham, VTVITALS
Birth: 06/06/1832, Whitingham, VTADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Arlington National Cemetery, VA
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Henry H. Closson
July 18, 1917
FUNERAL OF GEN CLOSSON
Native of Whitingham, Vt. - a Civil War Veteran
The funeral of Brig-Gen Henry W. Closson, 85, retired, civil war veteran and Indian fighter, who died in Washington Sunday, was held yesterday followed by burial in Arlington national cemetery. Gen Closson was born in Whitingham, Vt. He was graduated from West Point in the class of 1854 and rose through the grades to the rank of colonel. In 1904 he was retired with the rank of brigadier-general.
Contributed by Tom Boudreau.