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Gibson, Gardner W.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 30, credited to Sharon, VT
Unit(s): 17th VT INF
Service: comn 1LT, Co. D, 17th VT INF, 3/4/64 (4/17/64), mwia, Cold Harbor, 6/8/64, d/wds 6/14/64 [College: UVM 56]

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VITALS

Birth: unknown, Pomfret, VT
Death: 06/14/1864

Burial: Pine Hill Cemetery, Sharon, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joie Finley Morris +
Findagrave Memorial #: 58524026

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Clara S., 10/4/1864
Portrait?: Charles Collection, VHS Collections
College?: UVM 56
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

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Pine Hill Cemetery, Sharon, VT

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Photo

VHS - Reunion Society Collection

Dennis Charles Collection

Dennis Charle Collection

Obituary

DEATH OF LIEUT. GIBSON. - Lieut. Gardner W. Gibson of Sharon, 17th Vermont Volunteers, died of his wounds at Armory Square Hospital, on the 15th inst. Lieut. Gibson was a student at the University of Vermont from 1852 to 1854.

Source: Green Mountain Freeman, June 28, 1864
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.