Age: 29, credited to Eden, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 11/2/61, m/i 2/18/62, Pvt, Co. A, 8th VT INF, reen 1/5/64, m/o 6/28/65
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Birth: 1831, Saint-Francis, Canada East
Burial: Eden Corners Cemetery, Eden, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 61901197
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Sabrina A., 8/16/1922, VT
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: Charles, Henry Joseph and Mitchel were brothers.
2nd Great Grandfather of David Westcom,
Great Granduncle of Jane Wescomb, Epsom, NH
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Eden Corners Cemetery, Eden, VT
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NEWS & CITIZEN: AUG. 9, 1922
Mitchell Wescome, a Civil War Veteran, 91 years old, died at his home after a brief illness, Saturday of last week.
The funeral was held from his late home Monday, at one o'clock, and it was largely attended.
Burial was made at the Eden cemetery, his former home.
Submitted by: Deanna French.
8th Vermont Infantry Regimental History