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Severance, Philo S.

Age: 22, credited to Middlebury, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 7/16/62, m/i 9/1/62, CPL, Co. B, 11th VT INF, pr SGT 12/26/63, comn 2LT 5/13/65 (5/25/65), m/o 6/24/65

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Birth: 1840, Middlebury, VT
Death: 03/04/1897

Burial: Case Street Cemetery, Middlebury, VT
Marker/Plot: 31
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: VHS off-site
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

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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Copyright notice

Case Street Cemetery, Middlebury, VT

Check the cemetery for location/directions
and other veterans who may be buried there.


Philo Severance, a well known and substantial resident of Middlebury is dead. He was 55 years old, a veteran of the Civil War, and a member of Russell Post, G.A.R. of Middlebury. He leaves a widow, a married daughter, and a son.

Essex County Herald, March 19, 1897
Courtesy of Deanna French