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Porter, William

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Derby, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 11/30/61, m/i 2/18/62, Pvt, Co. B, 8th VT INF, reen 1/5/64, m/o 6/28/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1843, Brome, Canada East
Death: 1893

Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Swanton, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: Potwin, William
Pension?: Yes, 5/8/1886, VT; widow Mary M. C., 11/1/1905, VT, 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: Mary's father was Andrew Carley, 7th VT INF, died of disease 11/2/1862 in Louisiana.

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BURIAL:

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Riverside Cemetery, Swanton, VT

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