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Lewis, John T.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 16, credited to Springfield, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF, 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/23/64, m/i 8/23/64, Pvt, Co. D, 9th VT INF, never joined Co.; enl 8/23/64, m/i 8/23/64, Pvt, Co. M, 11th VT INF, m/o 6/19/65

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VITALS

Birth: 03/12/1848, Springfield, VT
Death: 07/06/1882

Burial: Brookside Cemetery, Chester, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joie Finley Morris +
Findagrave Memorial #: 111764291

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Achsah M., 8/15/1892, VT
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

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career

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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BURIAL:

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Brookside Cemetery, Chester, VT

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