Age: 44, credited to Waterville, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF
Service: enl 11/30/61, m/i 2/12/62, Pvt, Co. E, 7th VT INF, reen 2/15/64, dis/dsb m/o 5/11/65
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Birth: 1821, Montreal, PQ, Canada
Burial: St. Francis Xavier Cemetery, Winooski, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/5/1865; widow Lucy, 4/14/1890, VT, not approved
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: WPA Graves Registration Card indicates "no marker."
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St. Francis Xavier Cemetery, Winooski, VT
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Argus and Patriot
December 11, 1889
Francis Shawpan, one of the oldest veterans of the Stannard Post, aged 72 years, died at Essex Junction last week Tuesday. At the time of his death he received a pension of $30 a month for blindness.
Contributed by Tom Boudreau