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Age: 30, credited to Barre, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 9/18/61, m/i 11/19/61, Pvt, Co. C, 1st VT CAV, pow 8/2/62, prld 9/13/62, wdd, 5/7/64, m/o 11/18/64
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Birth: 1832, Unknown
Burial: Elmwood Cemetery, Barre, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Monica White
Findagrave Memorial #: 12419812
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/28/1880
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)
2nd Great Granduncle of Holly Edwards, Bethlehem, PA
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Elmwood Cemetery, Barre, VT
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DEATH OF OLD RESIDENT.
John McLaughlin Was a Civil War Veteran and Was Once War Prisoner.
John McLaughlin, an old resident died June 7 at 8:30 at his home on the east hill. He was born in Durham, P.Q., Feb. 10, 1832, and came to Barre when a young man. He was a veteran of the Civil war, serving in Co. C, First Vermont cavalry. For fifty-three days, he was a prisoner in the Libby and Belle Isle prisons. The funeral will be held tomorrow (Tuesday) at 2 p.m. at the home.
Source: Barre Times, June 9, 1913
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.