Chapin, Walter S.
Age: 0, credited to Manchester, VT
Unit(s): 30th NY INF
Service: enl, 1861, 30th NY INF
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Birth: abt 1841, Manchester, VT
Burial: Dellwood Cemetery, Manchester, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, death date/location
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)
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Dellwood Cemetery, Manchester, VT
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Walter S. Chapin, aged 60 years, a veteran of the Civil War, accidentally killed himself Thursday. He was loading a revolver when it was discharged, the ball entering the left groin. An artery was severed and Mr. Chapin bled to death in a short time. The funeral was attended Saturday afternoon.
Source: Bennington Banner, May 1, 1894
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.