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Wing, Heman Rogers

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 36, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: comn 1LT, Co. C, 12th VT INF, 8/23/62, (doi 10/2/62), m/o 7/14/63

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VITALS

Birth: 09/17/1826, Rochester, NY
Death: 08/21/1905

Burial: Greenmount Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 23351371

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Juliett, 9/9/1905, VT
Portrait?: VHS Collections, USAHEC off-site
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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Greenmount Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Photo

VHS - Reunion Society Collection

Obituary

The funeral of the late Heman R. Wing was held yesterday afternoon from his late home on the corner of North Rattery street and Smith's lane. There was a large attendance of mourners, including longtime associates and friends and delegations from Stannard Post, G.A.R., and Vermont Commandery, Military Order of the Loyal Legion. Prof. J. E. Goodrich conducted the services, the honorary bearers being Col. G. G. Benedict, Capt. R. J. Derby, Capt. H. O. Wheeler, Capt. C. L. Williams, Gen. T. S. Peck and Dr. W. E. Lund. A quartette composed of W. V. H. Stanford, Fred P. Mitchell, Dr. C. F. Dalton and Harry Austin sang and also acted as bearers. The casket was draped with the national colors and there were many large and beautiful floral tributes. The burial was in Green Mount cemetery.

Source: Burlington Free Press, August 24, 1905
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.