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Thurston, Harrison H.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Norwich, VT
Unit(s): 16th VT INF
Service: enl 9/15/62, m/i 10/23/62, Pvt, Co. K, 16th VT INF, m/o 8/10/63

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VITALS

Birth: 10/261843, Norwich, VT
Death: 04/12/1907

Burial: Pine Hill Cemetery, Sharon, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joie Finley Morris +
Findagrave Memorial #: 58525370

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/25/1890, VT; widow Nellie A., 9/26/1916, VT
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

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Pine Hill Cemetery, Sharon, VT

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Obituary

In the death of Harrison H. Thurston, which occurred last Friday at his home in Sharon, the comrades of Orville Bixby post, G.A.R., lose a worthy comrade and a good citizen. He served in the Civil War, enlisting in Co. K, 16th Regt., Vt. Vol. Inf. He was a member of Bixby post, No. 93. The funeral was held at his late home Sunday. The G.A.R. burial service was given by the comrades of Bixby post.

Source: Bethel Courier, April 18, 1907
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.