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Finnegan, John D.


Age: 18, credited to Fairfield, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/21/61, m/i 7/9/62, Pvt, Co. H, 9th VT INF, pr CPL 4/12/65, m/o 6/13/65, pow, Newport Barracks, 2/2/64, prld 11/20/64

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Birth: abt 1843, Fairfield, VT
Death: 10/17/1919

Burial: Hillside Cemetery, Townsend, MA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 184312235


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/7/1890, MA; widow Abbie A., 11/20/1919, NH
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: ME
(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: 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 unit's Organization and Service for details.


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Hillside Cemetery, Townsend, MA

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