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Brown, John M.


Age: 0, credited to Brookfield, VT
Unit(s): 38th MA INF
Service: enl, Lynn, MA, 8/8/62, m/i, Pvt, Co. E, 38th MA INF, 8/22/62, wdd, Port Hudson, 6/14/63, dis/wds 2/24/64, Boston, MA; Oo. C 1st MA HVY ARTY

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Birth: 03/21/1846, Brookfield, VT
Death: 06/26/1909

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


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
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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New Cemetery, Brookfield, VT

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Funeral of John Brown Was Held Monday in Brookfield.

The funeral of John Brown, who died Saturday, was held Monday in Brookfield where interment was made, the post of the G.A.R. having charge and the Rev. Fraser Metzger offering prayer. Mr. Brown had reached the age of 63 years and served in the Massachusetts regiment during the Civil War and was wounded three times in battle. He was a native of Lynn, Mass., and worked as a stone mason in Boston but later removed to Brookfield where he resided till within about 7 years when he came to this village for a permanent home. About two weeks ago his wife died and deceased is survived by one sister, living in Massachusetts, who is his only near relative.

Source: Barre Daily Times, June 30, 1909
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.