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Thompson, Putnam Jefferson

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Chester, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF, 16th VT INF
Service: enl 9/1/62, m/i 10/23/62, Pvt, Co. E, 16th VT INF, m/o 8/10/63; enl 8/9/64, m/i 8/9/64, Pvt, Co. D, 9th VT INF, m/o 6/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: 09/02/1842, Chester, VT
Death: 12/05/1875

Burial: Pine Grove Cemetery, Springfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joie Finley Morris +
Findagrave Memorial #: 120535853

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/20/1875; Minor, 5/24/1877
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 blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Pine Grove Cemetery, Springfield, VT

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