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Swan, John C.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Westford, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 9/2/61, m/i 10/15/61, CPL, Co. I, 6th VT INF, reen 12/15/63, pr SGT 5/7/64, pow, Cedar Creek, 10/19/64, prld 2/15/65, m/o 6/26/65

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VITALS

Birth: 07/22/1840, Westford, VT
Death: 12/09/1896

Burial: Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: 35
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 54114655

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/3/1885; widow Cordelia A., 6/9/1897, MA; contest widow Isis J., 12/28/1896, VT, not approved
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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Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Obituary

DIED

SWAN At his late residence in Lincoln, Vt., December 9, of paralysis, John C. Swan, aged 56 years. The remains were taken to Burlington for burial.

Source: Burlington Free Press. December 15, 1896
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.