Vermont Flag Site Logo

Tomlinson, George W.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Bolton, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF, 17th VT INF
Service: enl 9/6/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. D, 13th VT INF, DRMR, m/o 7/21/63; enl 8/17/64, m/i 8/22/64, MSCN, Co. K, 17th VT INF, m/o 7/14/65

See Legend for expansion of abbreviations

VITALS

Birth: 1839, Bolton, VT
Death: 03/25/1933

Burial: West Bolton Cemetery, Bolton, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 15415892

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 09/17/1879
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: 13th Vt. History off-site

DESCENDANTS

(Are you a descendant, but not listed? Register today)

BURIAL:

Copyright notice

Tombstone

Tombstone

West Bolton Cemetery, Bolton, VT

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




BIOGRAPHY

GEORGE W. TOMLINSON was a native of Bolton and joined Company D in September, 1862, being 18 years of age. He was in the drum corps, being the man assigned to that place from Company D. As such he served till discharged with the regiment. While he was relieved from guard and picket duty his duties were constant, and he was faithful in the performance of them. He did good work in assisting in the removal of the wounded, and burial of the dead at Gettysburg, that being a part of the drum and fife corps duty. After discharge he returned to his home where he now lives.

Source: Sturtevant, p. 539