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Van Ornum, Roger W.


Age: 26, credited to Fairfax, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 5/29/62, m/i 7/9/62, PVT, Co. A, 9th VT INF, pr CPL 8/26/62, pr SGT 2/18/64, m/o 6/12/65

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Birth: 06/07/1832, Brookfield, VT
Death: 03/19/1917

Burial: Old Burt Cemetery, Wadhams, NY
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 73933661


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/5/1891, WI
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.


cousin of Dean Van Ornum,

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Old Burt Cemetery, Wadhams, NY

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