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Law, John F.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 38, credited to Cambridge, VT
Unit(s): 2nd USSS, 1st US VETCORPS
Service: enl 10/5/61, m/i 11/9/61, SGT, Co. E, 2nd USSS, comn 2LT 9/17/62 (12/27/62), pr 1LT 9/14/63 (9/30/63), wdd, Gettysburg, 7/3/63, wdd, Petersburg, 6/18/64, Petersburg, dis/wds 7/30/64; enl 1/18/65, Hancock's 1st A.C., 1st Regt, m/o 1/17/66

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VITALS

Birth: 03/09/1823, Fletcher, VT
Death: 05/17/1903

Burial: Edgewood Cemetery, Nashua, NH
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/11/1866; widow Frances L., 6/27/1903, NH
Portrait?: VHS Collections
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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Edgewood Cemetery, Nashua, NH

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Photo

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Fake News

To Be Held in Remembrance.

The following Officers of Vt. Regiments and Companies were killed in battle, or died of wounds received in battle, during the late war.

1sr Lieut. George F. Law, Cambridge; died Aug. 22, 1864, of wounds received before Petersburgh, Va., June 18, 1864. (John F. Law but he survived!!)

Source: Middlebury Register, April 23, 1867
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.