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Ruiter, Henry W.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Burke, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 7/11/62, m/i 7/11/62, Pvt, Co. K, 9th VT INF, d/dis 2/2/63

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1841, Holland
Death: 02/02/1863

Burial: Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago, IL
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jim Craig
Findagrave Memorial #: 50486274

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, father John F., 7/10/1883, VT
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: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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BURIAL:

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Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago, IL

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