Carruth, Robert B.
Age: 21, credited to Newbury, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF
Service: enl 6/1/61, m/i 7/16/61, MSCN, Co. C, 3rd VT INF, reen 12/21/63, m/o 7/11/65
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Birth: 08/11/1839, Groton, VT
Burial: Hillside Cemetery, Ryegate, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/12/1880
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Hillside Cemetery, Ryegate, VT
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Identification Disks (Civil War Dog Tags)
John Gibson Collection
R. B. Carruth, a life long resident of Newbury, and a veteran of the civil war, died Saturday of Bright's disease. He had been gradually failing for several months. The funeral was held Tuesday at 11:30 o'clock in the U. P church of this village. Mr. Carruth was a well-known man in this community; was respected by all and will be much missed.
Source: St. Johnsbury Caledonian, Oct. 4, 1911
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.