Burdick, Oscar F.
Age: 44, credited to Hartford, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF, VRC
Service: enl 12/25/63, m/i 12/25/63, Pvt, Co. D, 5th VT INF, tr to VRC 11/24/64, m/o 9/22/65
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Birth: 1819, Ira, VT
Burial: Mount Pleasant Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
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Alias?: None noted
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Mount Pleasant Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, VT
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Oscar F. Burdick, who had been a resident of St. Johnsbury for nearly 30 years, died at his home in Summerville, Tuesday, April 3rd, aged 80 years. The cause of his death was a general breaking down of the system hastened by several shocks during the past years. Mr. Burdick was a veteran of the Civil war having served in Co. D, 5th Reg't. Vt. Vol. Inf. He was one of the most respected members of Chamberlin Post, G.A.R., and a man who will be greatly missed by a wide circle of friends. The funeral was held at his late residence on Thursday afternoon, Rev. J.H. Hoffman officiating. The services were in charge of Chamberlin Post a delegation from which acted as an escort. The bearers were Marshal Montgomery, Albert Harris, William Ward and Charles Ross. Mr. Burdick leaves a wife and several children, two of whom, Almond and George, reside in St. Johnsbury.
Source: St. Johnsbury Caledonian, April 11, 1900
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.