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Heald, Myron Sumner

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Chester, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF, 13th US INF
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, PVT, Co. F, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61, enl, Rutland, 11/5/61, Pvt, Co. F, 13th U.S. INF, d/3/19/63, died on hospl steamer "City of Memphis" during siege of Vicksburg

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VITALS

Birth: 1842, Chester, VT
Death: 03/19/1863

Burial: Brookside Cemetery, Chester, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joie Finley Morris +

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

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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Tombstone

Tombstone

Cenotaph at Brookside Cemetery, Chester, VT

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Obituary

DEATHS

On board the Floating Hospital, City of Memphis, March 19, Myron S. Heald, member of Co. F, 15th (sic) Reg’t United States Infantry.

Source: Vermont Journal, May 23, 1863.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.