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Howard, Marcus J.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 24, credited to Jamaica, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 8/13/61, m/i 9/21/61, Pvt, Co. I, 4th VT INF, reen 12/15/63, pow, Weldon Railroad, 6/23/64, Andersonville, d/prison 10/23/64, Millen GA

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1837, Jamaica, VT
Death: 10/23/1864

Burial: Beaufort National Cemetery, Beaufort, SC
Marker/Plot: See Remarks
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, father James A., 6/12/1875
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: Soldiers who died and were interred in Millen, GA, were re-interred in Beaufort National Cemetery in unmarked graves.

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Beaufort National Cemetery, SC

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Obituary

Sergt. Jos. M. Adson and corp. E. R. Shumway both of co I, 4th Vt. Report that priv. Marion Howard co. I died at Millen, Ga.

Source: Vermont Watchman and State Journal, March 25, 1865
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.