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Parsons, John Haines

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to St. Albans, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF, 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, Pvt, Co. C, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; enl 8/16/62, m/i 9/29/62, Pvt, Co. L, 1st VT CAV, pr QMSGT, 5/1/63, d/dis 9/1/63, Campbell Gen. Hosp, Washington (typhoid fever)

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1841, Unknown
Death: 09/01/1863

Burial: Greenwood Cemetery, St. Albans, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 14639406

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
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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Greenwood Cemetery, St. Albans, VT

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Obituary

The remains of Private John H. Parsons, of Co. L, 1st Vt. Cavalry, arrived at St. Albans on Saturday, accompanied by Capt. Parsons, his brother, of the same regiment. The funeral services were held on Sunday.

Source: Burlington Free Press, September 8, 1863
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.