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Blanchard, John C.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 35, credited to Peacham, VT
Unit(s): 15th VT INF
Service: comn 1LT, Co. F, 15th VT INF, 9/16/62 (10/8/62), m/o 8/5/63

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VITALS

Birth: 08/18/1827, Peacham, VT
Death: 11/06/1883

Burial: Peacham Corner Cemetery, Peacham, VT
Marker/Plot: 221
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Francis Guber

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Abby M., 2/2/1887, VT; minor, 2/13/1893, VT
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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Tombstone

Peacham Corner Cemetery, Peacham, VT

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Obituary

PEACHAM

Tuesday our town suffered an irreparable loss by the death of John C. Blanchard who died of typhoid pneumonia after only six daysí illness. His age was about 55, and he leaves a wife and ten children. Mr. Blanchard was a man of far more than ordinary mental capacity. He served in the war of the Rebellion.

Source: Vermont Journal, November 10, 1883
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.