King, Mitchell Jr.
Age: 18, credited to Westford, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/12/62, m/i 7/9/62, Pvt, Co. A, 9th VT INF, dsrtd 10/13/62, rtnd 9/29/63, dsrtd 9/30/63
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Birth: 11/02/1844, Vermont
Burial: Village Cemetery, Essex, VT
Marker/Plot: No_Marker; Area A Range 4 Lot 5
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/3/1887, VT, not approved
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: WPA Graves Registration Card indicates "no marker."
Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.
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Village Cemetery, Essex, VT
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Mitchell King, 86, Dies
Mitchell King, a retired stone mason, died suddenly at his home on Camp street about noon yesterday. He passed his 86th birthday anniversary last Sunday. His wife died in January, 1929.
Funeral services will be held at his late home Friday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock, with burial in the village cemetery.
Source: Burlington Free Press, November 6, 1930
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.