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Individual Record
Atwood, James M.
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 44, credited to Bennington, VT
Unit(s): 14th VT INF
Service: enl 8/27/62, m/i 10/21/62, Pvt, Co. A, 14th VT INF, m/o 7/30/63

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VITALS
Birth: 1818, Chester, VT
Death: After 1880

Burial: May be buried in ..., , VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer:

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
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 Bennington veterans database indicates that John M. Atwood is buried at Old First Cemetery, but no location is indicated. His wife, Julia, and son, Albert P., are buried in plot M9 at Old First Cemetery. The cemetery burial records do not list this soldier in this plot. Son, Albert P., served in Company A, 14th Vermont Infantry. A photo of his grave in the Atwood family plot at Old First Cemetery appears on this website. Further investigation has revealed that James M. Atwood was last known to be a prisoner at Windsor Prison, Windsor, VT. He was convicted of shooting a man in the arm on May 31, 1878.
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BURIAL:
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Last known to be an inmate at Windsor Prison, Windsor, VT
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and other veterans who may be buried there.