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Griffin, William H.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Concord, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/24/64, m/i 8/24/64, Pvt, Co. A, 11th VT INF, wdd, Cedar Creek, 10/19/64, dis/wds, 5/27/65

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1843, Granby, VT
Death: 10/28/1869

Burial: Meeting House Cemetery, Burke, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, mother Hannah, 8/17/1878
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

Tombstone

Meeting House Cemetery, Burke, VT

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Photo Photo

Boston Medical Library

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Obituary

St. Johnsbury

Wm. Griffin died in Burke a few days since from the effects of a wound received in the war. He was wounded by a bullet which went through the arm and lungs.

Source: Vermont Journal, December 11, 1869
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.