Age: 26, credited to Ludlow, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: comn Chaplain, 11th VT INF, 3/20/63 (4/1/63), m/o 6/24/65, Congregationalist [College: DC 60]
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Birth: 05/24/1837, Webster, NH
Burial: Forest Hills Cemetery, Jamaica Plain, MA
Marker/Plot: Section Mt W
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 1413718199
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/20/1904, MA; widow Elizabeth W., 9/25/1916, MA
Portrait?: VHS Collections, MOLLUS
College?: DC 60
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: Died in Boston.
Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career
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Forest Hills Cemetery, Jamaica Plain, MA
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St. Albans Daily Messenger; April 15, 1915
DR. ARTHUR LITTLE DIES
Chaplain of Vermont Artillery Regiment in Civil War.
Newton, Mass., April 12. - Dr. Arthur Little, a widely known Congregational minister, is dead here. For 23 years he was pastor of the Second Congregational church in Dorchester. During the Civil War he was chaplain of the First Vermont heavy artillery. In 1883 he was Moderator of the National Council of Congregational churches. He was a delegate to the International Council of Congregational in London in 1891.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau