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Patch, William B.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Johnson, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 12/21/63, m/i 1/12/64, Pvt, Co. L, 11th VT INF, tr to Co. C 6/24/65, dis/dsb 8/14/65

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VITALS

Birth: 10/24/1846, Johnson, VT
Death: 01/12/1926

Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Morrisville, VT
Marker/Plot: 7
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 60543875

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 5/7/1878; widow Lelia E, 1/28/1926, VT, not approved
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


DESCENDANTS

Grandfather of Lorraine Patch Zigman, Perkinsville, VT

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

Riverside Cemetery, Morrisville, VT

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Obituary

MORRISVILLE
William B. Patch Dies After Long Illness

William B. Patch died Sunday a t 7 A. M., after a long period of ill health. The funeral service was held in the Advent Church Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock, the Rev. R. W. Linnell officiating, assisted by a former pastor, the Rev. E. E. Pender of Newport Center. The body was placed in the tomb to await burial in the spring in the family lot in Riverside cemetery.

Source: Burlington Free Press, January 13, 1926.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.