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Brown, Portus L.


Age: 21, credited to Corinth, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 12/17/63, m/i 12/31/63, Pvt, Co. G, 9th VT INF, m/o 6/22/65

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Birth: 01/29/1842, Stanstead, Canada East
Death: 06/02/1924

Burial: Elmwood Cemetery, Barre, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Monica White

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/20/1884; widow Agnes L., 6/18/1924, VT
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: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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Elmwood Cemetery, Barre, VT

Check the cemetery for location/directions and other veterans who may be buried there.

Portus C. Brown

St. Albans Daily Messenger
Wed. June 4, 1924

Portus C. Brown, long-time resident of Barre and veteran of the Civil War, died Monday afternoon at 3 o'clock at his home, 8 Elmore st., that city, following a serious illness of about two weeks.

Contributed by Tom Boudreau.