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Harper, John Frederick

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 24, credited to Williston, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 9/10/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. F, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1838, Millbury, MA
Death: 12/18/1912

Burial: Union Cemetery, North Smithfield, RI
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 61859936

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/15/1891, RI
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: 13th Vt. History off-site

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Union Cemetery, North Smithfield, RI

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Biography

JOHN F. HARPER

Enlisted from Williston, Vt., September 10, 1862, at the age of 24 years, as a private In Company P, 13th Vt. Vol. Inf., and mustered into the service October 10, 1862. Served as company cook a portion of the term of service. Mustered out July 21, 1863. Occupation a groceryman. Resides at 592 Pawtucket Ave., Pawtucket, Rhode Island.

Source: Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, p. 575