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Kilbourne, Edwin Arius

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 26, credited to Bradford, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF, 9th VT INF
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, SGT, Co. D, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; comn 1LT, Co. G, 9th VT INF, 7/1/62 (7/1/62), pr CPT, 3/12/63 (3/20/63), resgd 9/27/64

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VITALS

Birth: 03/12/1837, Chelsea, VT
Death: 02/27/1890

Burial: Bluff City Cemetery, Elgin, IL
Marker/Plot: Section 2, Lot 15
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Rob Kilbourne
Findagrave Memorial #: 98628062

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Louisa, 5/24/1900, IL
Portrait?: VHS Collections, Legros Collection
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.


DESCENDANTS

Great Grandfather of Rob Kilbourne, Placerville, CA

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Bluff City Cemetery, Elgin, IL

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Photo

VHS - Reunion Society Collection

Photo Photo

John Legros Collection