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Newton, John L.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/2/62, m/i 7/9/62, CPL, Co. F, 9th VT INF, dsrtd 1/4/63, rtnd 2/23/63, mwia, Chapin's Farm, 9/29/64, d/wds 10/27/64

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1844, Burlington, VT
Death: 10/27/1864

Burial: Cypress Hills National Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY
Marker/Plot: 1, 2, 2108
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 2595296

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, mother Catherine, 11/14/1864
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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Tombstone

Cypress Hills National Cemetery, NY

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