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Tompkins, Ira H.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 30, credited to Barre, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 12/3/63, m/i 12/11/63, Pvt, Co. E, 11th VT INF, kia, Cedar Creek, 10/19/64

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1833, Goshen, CT
Death: 10/19/1864

Burial: Buried in an unmarked grave, , VA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
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Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, minor, 1/22/1867
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


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Died in Virginia

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Obituary

Killed at the battle of Cedar Creek, Oct. 19th, 1864, Ira H. Tompkins, of the 11th Vt. Vols., in the 22d years of his age.

Source: Green Mountain Freeman, March 28, 1865
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.