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Bigelow, John L.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 42, credited to Benson, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 7/18/62, m/i 9/1/62, CPL, Co. C, 11th VT INF, pr SGT 10/10/63, d/dis 7/22/64

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1820, Middlebury, VT
Death: 07/22/1864

Burial: Cypress Hills National Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY
Marker/Plot: 1/1437
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 2585278

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Fanny, 9/3/1864
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: 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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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Cypress Hills National Cemetery, NY

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Obituary

John L. Bigelow, 11th, died at New York recently.

Source: St. Johnsbury Caledonian, August 5, 1864
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.