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Whitcomb, Oscar George

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 28, credited to Highgate, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF
Service: substitute - enl 8/8/63, m/i 8/8/63, PVT, Co. K, 3rd VT INF, kia, Cold Harbor, 6/3/64

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VITALS

Birth: 12/03/1833, Vermont
Death: 06/03/1864

Burial: Episcopal Church Cemetery, Highgate, VT
Marker/Plot: 19
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 63396694

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Mary H., 11/15/1864
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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Episcopal Cemetery, Highgate Falls, VT

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Obituary

THE OFFICIAL LIST
The following is the official list of the casualties in the Vermont Brigade since May 21, up to, and including, June 4:
THIRD REGIMENT
KILLED
Co. K Oscar Whitcomb, June 3.

Source: Argus and Patriot, June 30, 1864.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.