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Killam, George W.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 23, credited to Colchester, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF
Service: enl 7/10/61, m/i 7/16/61, Pvt, Co. K, 3rd VT INF, reen 12/21/63, wdd, Spotsylvania, 5/12/64, wdd, Charles Town, 8/21/64, m/o 6/12/65

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VITALS

Birth: 09/04/1837, Winooski, VT
Death: 09/14/1905

Burial: Greenmount Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: 17
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 79116601

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/11/1865
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: None

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Greenmount Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Obituary

George W. Killam died last evening at his home, 46 Chase street, aged 68 years. The funeral will be held from the house at three o'clock Saturday afternoon. Mr. Killam was a veteran of the Civil War and was for many years employed as a wood sorter in the Winooski woolen mills. He is survived by two sons, Charles Killam of this city and Fred Killam of Boston, besides one daughter, Miss Georgianna Killam of this city.

Source: Burlington Free Press, September 15, 1905.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.