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Burroughs, John P.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Strafford, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 8/11/62, m/i, Pvt, Co. G, 9th VT INF, 9/22/62, m/o 6/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: 02/12/1842, Strafford, VT
Death: 09/14/1910

Burial: Lakeview Cemetery, Eau Claire, WI
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Sue Butterfield-Picard
Findagrave Memorial #: 66293606

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/18/1884, WI, not approved; widow Frances, 9/1/1890, MN
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: Note the discrepency between the widow's pension application date and the date on the gravestone.

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Lakeview Cemetery, Eau Claire, WI

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