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Vincent, Walter Scott

Age: 25, credited to Plainfield, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: comn ASURG, 9th VT INF, 4/20/63 (4/20/63) pr SURG, 11/15/64 (11/25/64), m/o 6/13/65 [College: UVM 61]

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Birth: 06/04/1838, Chelsea, VT
Death: 11/10/1921

Burial: Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 37810569
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: VHS off-site,
College?: UVM 61 (Med)
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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Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Dr. Walter Scott Vincent, 83, of Burlington, died Thursday at his home. Dr. Vincent was graduated from the University of Vermont College Of Medicine, in June 1861. He was appointed surgeon of the 9th Vermont Infantry and served until June 1865. He located in Burlington in 1866, entering the drug business, which he successfully conducted for 22 years. He then entered the telephone business, building the first line in the state of Vermont, and constructed the first telephone exchange in Burlington.

Burlington Daily Reformer, Nov. 12, 1921
Courtesy of Deanna French