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Copeland, John N.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to St. Johnsbury, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/5/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. A, 11th VT INF, pr CPL 8/7/64, kia, Charles Town, 8/21/64

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1840, Brookfield, VT
Death: 08/21/1864

Burial: Winchester National Cemetery, Winchester, VA
Marker/Plot: 4231
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 3006182

Cenotaph: Highland Cemetery, Chelsea, VT
Marker/Plot:
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 75643853


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

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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Tombstone

Winchester National Cemetery, VA

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CENOTAPH:


Tombstone

Tombstone

Cenotaph in Highland Cemetery, Chelsea, VT

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Obituary

SONS OF VERMONT MINISTERS IN THE ARMY

By way of supplement to an article under this title, which appeared in The Record about a year ago, a few additional facts are now recorded.

John N. Copeland, Co. A, 11th Regiment, son of Rev. A. J. Copeland of Peacham, was killed near Charlestown, Va., 21 August, 1864.

Source: Vermont Record, May 27, 1865
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.