Whitney, Henry D.
Age: 18, credited to Fletcher, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 12/12/61, m/i 2/18/62, Pvt, Co. F, 8th VT INF, pr CPL 5/1/65, m/o 6/28/65
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Birth: 1843, Fletcher, VT
Burial: Morningside Cemetery, Brattleboro, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Bob Edwards
Findagrave Memorial #: 17046810
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/11/1872
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)
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Morningside Cemetery, Brattleboro, VT
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A commital service over the body of Henry D. Whitney of Bennington was held this morning at 11:30 o'clock, Rev.Thomas W. Owens officiating. The burial tookplace at Morningside cemetery. Mr. Whitney was a veteran of the Civil war and had lived a number of years at the Soldiers' Home in Bennington. Col. Thomas Hannon of Bennington, Frank Stockwell, Barney Pratt, T.W. Eason, Patrick Fenton, George D. Odell and Gen. G. H. Bond attended in a body, representing Sedgwick post, G.A.R.
Source: Brattleboro Reformer, April 21, 1915
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.