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Carpenter, Helon M.

Age: 28, credited to Rockingham, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 8/19/61, m/i 9/21/61, CPL, Co. F, 4th VT INF, red, m/o 9/30/64

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Birth: 03/31/1823, Kirby, VT
Death: 03/27/1915

Burial: Summer Hill Cemetery, Springfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joie Finley Morris +

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
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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Summer Hill Cemetery, Springfield, VT

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Helon M. Carpenter, Springfield’s oldest citizen, one of theoldest Masons in the state and also the oldest memberof Jarvis post, G.A.R. of Springfield, died there Saturday. Mr. Carpenter wasbrn at Kirby, March 31, 1823. He was a blacksmith by trade, working many years for the Springfield Works company. He was a Civil war veteran having been a member of Company F, 4th Vermont regiment.

Barre Daily Times, March 31, 1915

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.