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Arthur, William

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 0, credited to Hinesburg, VT
Unit(s): 4th NY HARTY, US ARMY
Service: enl, New York City, 1/15/62, comn 1LT, Co H, 4th NY HARTY, 1/29/62, pr CAPT 1/1/63, pr Bvt MAJ 2/20/65, Bvt. LtCol 3/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: 05/28/1834, Hinesburg, VT
Death: 02/27/1915

Burial: Cohasset Central Cemetery, Cohasset, MA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 167587705

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
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: Post-war 1LT, 3rd US ARTY, 8/29/66, MAJ/Paymaster, 7/26/75, served in Spanish-American War, retired 4/30/98; died at Cohassett, MA. Cremated at Mass. Cremation Soc. Walk Hill St, Forest Hills, Jamaica

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Cohasset Central Cemetery, Cohasset, MA

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Obituary

Maj. William Arthur, United States army, retired, a brother of ex-President Chester A. Arthur, died recently at his home in Cohasset, Mass. Major Arthur was born in Hinesburg in 1 834.

Source: Hardwick Gazette, 11 Mar 1915
Courtesy of Deanna French



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