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Manchester, Burr B.


Age: 22, credited to Fair Haven, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF, 87th NY INF, 16th VA INF
Service: enl, Dresden, NY, 10/1/61, CPL, Co. A, 87th NY INF, 10/4/61, m/o 7/30/62; enl, Alexandria, VA, 9/22/62, m/i, Pvt, Co. I, 16th VA INF, 10/25/62, m/o 6/10/63 as TMSTR, Fort DeKalb (see remarks); enl 8/4/64, m/i Pvt, Co. C, 11th VT INF, 8/4/64, m/o 6/24/65

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Birth: 09/06/1839, Hampton, NY
Death: 07/20/1905

Burial: Cedar Grove Cemetery, Fair Haven, VT
Marker/Plot: 12
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 6759955


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 2/17/1882, 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: The records indicated 16th VA INF, but it is in error because, 1) there was no 16th VA INF Union, and 2) the dates coincide exactly with the 16th WV INF

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


Great Granduncle of Carolyn Adams, Ryegate, VT

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Cedar Grove Cemetery, Fair Haven, VT

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