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Austin, John F.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 26, credited to Rutland, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF
Service: enl 1/24/62, m/i 2/12/62, Pvt, Co. D, 7th VT INF, dis/dsb 10/15/62

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VITALS

Birth: 1836, Dover, NH
Death: 04/02/1876

Burial: West Street Cemetery, Rutland, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 37191831

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/8/1864; widow Ann D., 8/31/1876
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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Tombstone

West Street Cemetery, Rutland, VT

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Obituary

John Austin, well known to our citizens, and a former employee of the Rutland Railroad Company, died yesterday morning, after a long and painful illness.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, April 3, 1876

The funeral of Mr. John Austin will be attended today. The services will be at the home, No. 17 Elm street, at 2 o'clock, and at the Methodist church at half past two. The remains will be buried in West street cemetery.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, April 4, 1876
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.