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Burke, Walter

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Montpelier, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 8/19/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. H, 13th VT INF, d/dis 3/4/63, Wolf Run Shoal VA

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VITALS

Birth: 1843, Montpelier, VT
Death: 03/04/1863

Burial: St. Augustine Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 127106895

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
Portrait?: 13th History
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: WPA Graves Registration Card indicates that this is a cenotaph.
13th Vt. History off-site

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

St. Augustine Cemetery, Montpelier, VT

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Photo

(Sturtevant's Pictorial History
Thirteenth Regiment
Vermont Volunteers
War of 1861-1865
)

Biography

WALTER BURKE enlisted from the town of Calais, August 19th, 1862 at the age of 21, and joined Company H. Was taken sick at Camp Wolf Run Shoals, sent to the hospital and died March 4th, 1863. (See page 334 for his picture.)

Source: Sturtevant, p. 659