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Holmes, John W.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 32, credited to Reading, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 11/19/63, m/i 12/31/63, Pvt, Co. H, 6th VT INF, pow, Cedar Creek, 10/19/64, prld 3/2/65, m/o 5/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: 01/31/1831, Reading, VT
Death: 02/13/1902

Burial: Houghtonville Cemetery, Grafton, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Bob Edwards
Findagrave Memorial #: 112171828

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/2/1865
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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Houghtonville Cemetery, Grafton, VT

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Obituary

GRAFTON

John Holmes, a veteran of the civil war, died a this home in this village Friday. Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon, army comrades and members of the G.A.R. being present.

Source: Windham County Reformer, Feb. 21, 1902
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.