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Boyce, Henry M.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Brookfield, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 11/30/63, m/i 12/12/63, Pvt, Co. B, 11th VT INF, m/o 8/25/65

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VITALS

Birth: 05/23/1840, Northfield, VT
Death: 02/08/1918

Burial: West Brookfield Cemetery, Brookfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joe Schenkman
Findagrave Memorial #: 145926365

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
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: Brother of George Alden

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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BURIAL:

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West Brookfield Cemetery, Brookfield, VT

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Obituary

East Berkshire
Another Old Soldier Passes Away;

Henry Boyce, a life long resident of this place, died Feb. 6, after a brief illness. He has been in poor health for several years, but as well as usual till within a few days of his death. The funeral was held at the church here, Miss Estella Dickinson officiating.

Mr. Boyce served 18 months in the 11th Vt. in the Civil War. His wife died 24 years ago. He was nearly 80 years old, and is survived by two adopted children, Guy Boyce of Randolph, and Mrs. George Stevens, with whom he was living when death came.

Source: Barre Daily Times, Feb. 12, 1918
Courtesy of Deanna French

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