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Blackmer, John Collins

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 0, credited to Manchester, VT
Unit(s): 135th IN INF
Service: 2nd SGT, Co. K, 16th IN INF, 5/62-3/63; 1LT, Co. D, 116th IN INF, 7-63-3/64; 1LT, Co. B, 135th IN INF, 5/64-9/64

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VITALS

Birth: 1840, Vermont
Death: 10/27/1907

Burial: Factory Point Cemetery, Manchester, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 137224207

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

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Cenotaph at Factory Point Cemetery, Manchester, VT

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Obituary

John Collins Blackmer died at his home Sunday morning, in his 68th years of his age. The funeral was held in the Zion Church Tuesday Morning at 10 o'clock. Mr. Blackmer was junior warden of Zion Church, a member of Adoniram Lodge, No. 42, F. & A. M., and Skinner Post, G.A.R. He will be greatly missed by all, he being one who was ready to give counsel and good advice. Mr. Blackmer was the oldest merchant in town and was postmaster for years.

Bennington Evening Baner, October 29, 1907
Courtesy of Deanna French

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