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Corp Philip Osborn Buxton
Birth: Jun. 11, 1843
Danvers
Essex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Oct. 29, 1863
Lookout Mountain
Hamilton County
Tennessee, USA

Philip enlisted in the 33rd Regiment of Massachusetts Volunteers during the Civil War. He fought at Gettysburg. He was killed in action during the Battle at Lookout Mountain in Tennessee after being hit twice, once in the arm and then second in the heart. His body was buried and a wooden marker placed at the base of Lookout Mt.

Source: two newspaper clippings found on Ancestry 
 
Inscription:
PHILIP OSBORN,
son of
GEORGE C. & NANCY R. BUXTON
Born . . .
(the rest is illegible)
 
Note: His body was buried in Tennessee, so this stone is either a memorial or his body may have been exhumed later and reburied here as was often done during and after the Civil War.
 
Burial:
Monumental Cemetery
Peabody
Essex County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: Nanny
Record added: Jan 28, 2014
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- Neil B (John 3:16)
 Added: Jun. 12, 2015
Thanks for your service and sacrifice during the Civil War,
- Nanny
 Added: Jan. 29, 2014
 
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