Age: 35, credited to Concord, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF
Service: enl 9/3/64, m/i 9/3/64, Pvt, Co. A, 3rd VT INF, m/o 6/13/65
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Birth: abt 1829, New Hampshire
Burial: Danville Green Cemetery, Danville, VT
Marker/Plot: Road 3 Left, 2nd row shed end
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 170599277
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/5/1883, NH; widow Roxana, 8/2/1900, VT
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Danville Green Cemetery, Danville, VT
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St. Johnsbury Caledonian-Record
February 14, 1900
Death of William Brooks
William Brooks, an old resident of Danville, died Sunday, Feb. 11, of paralysis. About two months ago, Mr. Brooks had a shock which deprived him of all power of speech and this was followed by other shocks last Wednesday, which resulted in his death. Mr. Brooks is a veteran of the Civil War, a member of Co. A, 3rd Vermont Volunteers. He was very nearly 80 years of age. He leaves a widow and one son who have the sympathy of the community.
Contributed by Tom Boudreau.