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Elkins, Riley Atwood

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 23, credited to Troy, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 12/18/61, m/i 2/18/62, Pvt, Co. C, 8th VT INF, m/o 6/22/64

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VITALS

Birth: 12/05/1837, Troy, VT
Death: 07/07/1910

Burial: Highland Cemetery, Wakefield, KS
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Connie Langvardt
Findagrave Memorial #: 112098136

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 5/5/1893, KS; widow Lucia J., 7/28/1910, KS
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: Lived in Wakefield, KS as early as 1889

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Joel Elkins, Mankato, KS

2nd Great Grandfather of Janet King, Anchorage, AK

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Highland Cemetery, Wakefield, KS

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