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Howland, Arthur L.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to East Montpelier, VT
Unit(s): 17th VT INF
Service: enl 9/21/63, m/i 3/3/64, Pvt, Co. E, 17th VT INF, wdd, Spotsylvania, 5/12/64, wdd, 6/22/64, dsrtd, 11/4/64

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VITALS

Birth: 01/18/1846, Moretown, VT
Death: 09/10/1917

Burial: Maplewood Cemetery, Barre, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Monica White
Findagrave Memorial #: 90928034

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/3/1878
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

Maplewood Cemetery, Barre, VT

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Obituary

FUNERAL OF VETERAN
Service for Arthur Howland Was Held Wednesday Afternoon

Funeral services for Arthur Howland, for several years an employee of the city street department, whose sudden death occurred at his home on North Main street Monday morning, were held at the Perry & Noonan mortuary chapel in Depot square Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock. The officiating clergyman was Rev. B. G. Lipsky, pastor of the Hedding Methodist church, and those who acted as bearers were: Curtis Howland, a brother of the deceased, M. E. Howland, Deputy Sheriff Henry C. Lawson of Montpelier and Ira Phelps. Mr. Howland was a member of Co. C, 13th Vermont regiment, and served with credit in the Civil war. Interment was made in the family lot at Maplewood cemetery.

Source: Barre Daily Times, September 13, 1917
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.