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Newton, James Holland

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Newfane, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF, 17th VT INF
Service: enl 6/9/62, m/i 7/9/62, CPL, Co. K, 9th VT INF, pr SGT 12/6/62, dis/dsb 5/20/63; enl 10/15/63, m/i 4/12/64, 1SGT, Co. F, 17th VT INF, kia, Spotsylvania, 5/12/64

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VITALS

Birth: 1844, Newfane, VT
Death: 05/12/1864

Burial: Fredericksburg National Cemetery, Fredericksburg, VA
Marker/Plot: 521
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 12601396

Cenotaph: Village Cemetery, Newfane, VT
Marker/Plot:
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Bob Edwards
Findagrave Memorial #: 147998758


MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
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

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Fredericksburg National Cemetery, VA

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CENOTAPH:


Tombstone

Tombstone

Cenotaph in Village Cemetery, Newfane, VT

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