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Whitney, Robert B.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Rochester, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 8/24/61, m/i 9/21/61, Pvt, Co. E, 4th VT INF, dis/dsb 8/10/63

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VITALS

Birth: 08/15/1840, Rochester, VT
Death: 07/22/1904

Burial: Forestdale Cemetery, Brandon, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 95031145

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/28/1879
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

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BURIAL:

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Forestdale Cemetery, Brandon, VT

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Obituary

Robert B. Whitney

Robert B. Whitney died at his home in Brandon Thursday evening after an illness of a year's duration. He leaves three daughters and one son. Mr. Whitney was a veteran of the Civil War having enlisted in Co. E, 4th Vt. Vols., August 24, 1861. He was 63 three years old.

Source: St. Albans Daily Messenger, July 23, 1904
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.