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Burns, Chester R.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 28, credited to Fairfax, VT
Unit(s): 17th VT INF
Service: enl 2/23/64, m/i 3/3/64, Pvt, Co. D, 17th VT INF, dsrtd 4/9/64

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1836, Canada
Death: 10/28/1922

Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Swanton, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 18764791

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
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

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BURIAL:

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Riverside Cemetery, Swanton, VT

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Obituary

Chester Burns, one of Swanton’s oldest residents, died at his home on the County road Saturday. Funeral services were held Monday, the Rev. Roy E. Green of the Methodist Episcopal Church officiating.

Source: Burlington Free Press, November 3, 1922
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.