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Bronson, John

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Alburgh, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 11/16/63, m/i 12/1/63, Pvt, Co. K, 11th VT INF, pow, Weldon Railroad, 6/23/64, Andersonville, prld 11/21/64, tr to Co. A, 6/24/65, m/o 9/30/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1845, Canada East
Death: 03/10/1904

Burial: Greenwood Cemetery, St. Albans, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 14673936

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/4/1865
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: None

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


DESCENDANTS

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Greenwood Cemetery, St. Albans, VT

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Obituary

The remains of John Bronson, an old soldier who died in Rutland last Thursday, were brought to this city and placed in the vault at the South Main street cemetery yesterday. The Rev. P. S. McKillop officiated at the services.

Source: Burlington Free Press, March 18, 1904
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.