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Higgins, Alvin G.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 25, credited to Brookline, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 12/31/61, m/i 2/18/62, CPL, Co. H, 8th VT INF, red, d/dis 12/9/63 (chron. valvular disease heart), U.S. Barracks Gnrl Hosp., New Orleans

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VITALS

Birth: 1836, Newfane, VT
Death: 12/09/1863

Burial: Fairview Cemetery, Newfane, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Bob Edwards

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
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MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: None

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Fairview Cemetery, Newfane, VT

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Obituary

DEATHS

At New Orleans, Barracks Hospital, Dec. 9, Alvin G. Higgins, Co. H, 8 Vt. Vols., of Brookline, Vt., aged 27.

Source: Vermont Record, January 8, 1864
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.