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Newton, Albert E.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Whitingham, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/26/62, m/i 7/9/62, Pvt, Co. K, 9th VT INF, kia, Chapin's Farm, 9/29/64

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1843, Middlefield, MA
Death: 09/29/1864

Burial: Forestdale Cemetery, Holyoke, MA
Marker/Plot: Section H
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 90522880

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Carrie C., 1/14/1865
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: 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 unit's Organization and Service for details.


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Forestdale Cemetery, Holyoke, MA (cenotaph

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Obituary

Ninth Regiment Headquarters, 9th Vt. Vols. Chapinís Farm, Va., Oct. 2Nd, 1864 Peter T. Washburn, Adjít. And Insp. General: Sir: - I have the honor to forward the following list of casualties in the 9th Vermont Regiment, Sept. 29th and 30th, 1864. A full report will be forwarded as soon as possible. KILLED Albert E. Newton, Co. K, Whitingham

Source: Vermont Journal, October 15, 1864.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.