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Whitaker, Foster S.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 23, credited to Marlboro, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 11/22/61, m/i 2/18/62, Pvt, Co. I, 8th VT INF, m/o 6/22/64

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VITALS

Birth: 11/17/1838, Westminster, VT
Death: 01/30/1914

Burial: Woodlawn Cemetery, Newfane, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Bob Edwards
Findagrave Memorial #: 142935128

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/2/1891, VT; widow Josephine O., 2/5/1914, 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

Woodlawn Cemetery, Newfane, VT

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Obituary

Foster S. Whittaker, aged 75 years, a veteran of the Civil war, died Friday at his home in Newfane. He served in Company I, Eighth Vermont volunteers.

Source: Barre Times, Feb. 1, 1914
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.