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Foster, Calvin Foster


Age: 37, credited to Duxbury, VT
Unit(s): 3rd MA INF
Service: enl, Pembroke, Pvt, Co. A, 3rd MA INF, 9/18/62, m/o 6/26/63

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Birth: 07/01/1826, Unknown
Death: 1894

Burial: South Duxbury Cemetery, Duxbury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 54324270


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/12/1889, MA
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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South Duxbury Cemetery, Duxbury, VT

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Calvin Washburn Foster, born in Moretown, July 1, 1836, died at his home September 2, aged sixty-eight years, two months and one day. He was son of William B. And Eliza (Washburn) Foster. Funeral services ere held at the house last Wednesday, with an excellent attendance of sympathizing neighbors and friends. The Methodist choir rendered excellent singing. Samuel Somerville had charge. Rev. S. C. Vail officiated. The surviving wife and only son, Henry Foster, have the sympathy of their many friends.

Source: Vermont Watchman and State Journal, September 12, 1894.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.