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Sumner, Nelson A.


Age: 23, credited to Rutland, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF, 11th VT INF, 20th USCI
Service: enl 8/31/61, m/i 9/16/61, CPL, Co. B, 5th VT INF, pr 1SGT, dis/dsb 11/21/62; enl 7/21/63, m/i 10/7/63, Pvt, Co. M, 11th VT INF, pr CPL 10/30/63, disch for pr as 1LT, 20th US CLRD INF, m/o 1/30/64

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Birth: 04/11/1838, Plymouth, VT
Death: 02/28/1921

Burial: Greenwood Cemetery, Brownsdale, MN
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Dan Taylor
Findagrave Memorial #: 11820346


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
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: 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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