Bassett, John B.
Age: 23, credited to Swanton, VT
Unit(s): 20th NY CAV
Service: enl, Redwood, NY,, 5/20/61, m/i, Pvt, Co. I, 35th NY INF, 6/11/61, dis/dsb 8/25/62, Fairfax Seminary Hosp., VA; enl, Redwood, NY, 7/7/63, m/i, Pvt, Co. F, 20th NY CAV, 9/3/63, pr Farrier before 10/64
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Birth: 07/04/1838, Detroit, MI
Burial: St. Marys Cemetery, Swanton, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 15025056
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/23/1879; widow Margaret, 5/18/1918, NY
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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St. Marys Cemetery, Swanton, VT
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John B. Bassett, a Civil War veteran, 79 years of age, was buried April 1, having died of heart failure.
Source: Burlington Free Press, April 11, 1918
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.