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Bickford, Oliver

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 40, credited to Stowe, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 12/10/63, m/i 12/12/63, Pvt, Co. E, 11th VT INF, d/dis 7/31/64

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VITALS

Birth: 1823, Corinth, VT
Death: 07/31/1864

Burial: Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA
Marker/Plot: 13/07414
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 23904127

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Abigail R., 10/15/1864; minor, 7/9/1866
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

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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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Arlington National Cemetery, VA

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Obituary

Deaths in Hospital. - The following deaths were reported at Washington, Aug. 2. - Alphonse Smith and Oliver Bickford, 1st Vt. Heavy Artillery

Source: Vermont Record, August 12, 1864
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.