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Critchett, William B.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 25, credited to Albany, VT
Unit(s): 15th VT INF
Service: enl 9/3/62, m/i 10/22/62, Pvt, Co. I, 15th VT INF, m/o 8/5/63

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VITALS

Birth: 1835, Epsom, NH
Death: 05/08/1891

Burial: Village Cemetery, Craftsbury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 110601493

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/3/1888, VT; widow M. Amanda, 8/7/1891, 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

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Village Cemetery, Craftsbury, VT

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Obituary

West Derby

At the late meeting of Mason Post, F. P. Cheney was appointed a committee to prepare a resolution of condolence and sympathy for the family of Wm. B. Critchett, lately deceased, and the following resolution was adopted:

Resolved, That while we deeply mourn the loss of our beloved comrade, Wm. B. Critchett, from Mason Post, we share the grief of his family at his removal form their fireside, and hereby extend to them our sympathy in their deep affliction, and invoke in their behalf the protection of Divine Providence, and the kindly aid of all good citizens, who appreciate the courage, the patriotism and the services of the Union soldiers, and are mindful of the sufferings, sacrifices and hardships that have bro't so many of our number to untimely graves.

Source: Orleans County Monitor, May 25, 1891.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.