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Whitehill, John F.
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 20, credited to Groton, VT
Unit(s): 6th MA INF, 1st US Vet Corps
Service: enl, Lawrence, MA, 7/11/1864, m/i, Pvt, Co, K, 6th MA INF, 7/14/64, m/o 10/27/64; enl 2/23/65, Co. I, 1st Regt, Hancock's 1st A.C., dsrtd 3/1/65

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VITALS
Birth: 07/25/1844, Warren, VT
Death: 02/27/1912

Burial: Groton Cemetery, Groton, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 111056620
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/30/1878, widow Chrissie I., 4/4/1912
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: The two variants of pension cards are different; one shows his application in 1878, the other doesn't.
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BURIAL:
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Groton Cemetery, Groton, VT

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Obituary

John F. Whitehall, who died recently at his home in Ryegate, was a veteran of the Civil war. For many years he had been one of the towns prominent business men.

Barre Daily Times, March 22, 1912

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.