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McVar, John

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 24, credited to Bristol, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF, 6th VT INF
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, Pvt, Co. I, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; enl 9/28/61, m/i 10/15/61, SGT, Co. A, 6th VT INF, pr 1SGT 10/3/62, dsrtd 2/19/63

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VITALS

Birth: 04/22/1837, Danville, VT
Death: 03/14/1913

Burial: Greenwood Cemetery, Bristol, VT
Marker/Plot: 163
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/24/1880, not approved
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

Greenwood Cemetery, Bristol, VT

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Obituary

BRISTOL

John McVar, about 73 years old, a veteran of the Rebellion, died Thursday at his home in this village. He is survived by a widow, one son and a daughter.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald,March 15, 1913
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.