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White, Caleb Benjamin


Age: 26, credited to Brattleboro, VT
Unit(s): 34th MA INF, 35th USCI, 104th USCI
Service: enl, Salem, 10/26/61, m/i, CPL, Co. H, 23rd MA INF, pr SGT, 12/19/62, disc 11/9/63 to accept comn; comn 2LT, 11/14/63, Co. C, 35th USCI, , pr 1LT, Co. K, 10/10/64, pr CAPT, 6/15/65, Co. F, 104th USCI, m/o 2/5/66

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Birth: 01/11/1835, Brattleboro, VT
Death: 11/08/1902

Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery, Templeton, MA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 190332378


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 2/24/1890, 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: Died in Cheshire Soldiers' Home


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Greenlawn Cemetery, Templeton, MA

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Local Notes and Gossip

Caleb B. White, a native of Brattleboro, died at the Soldiers' home in Bennington (sic) Saturday at the age of 67 years. He had lived a greater part of his life in Templeton, Mass., and was admitted to the home October 1. He was sergeant of company H, 23d Massachusetts regiment; 2d lieutenant of company C, 35th U.S. colored troops and captain company F, 104 U.S. colored troops.

Source: The Brattleboro Reformer, 14 Nov 1902
Transcribed by Tom Ledoux