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Carr, Rial F.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Sudbury, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/23/64, m/i 8/23/64, Pvt, Co. H, 11th VT INF, mwia, Cedar Creek, 10/19/64, d/wds 11/14/64

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VITALS

Birth: 1845, Brandon, VT
Death: 11/13/1864

Burial: Pine Hill Cemetery, Brandon, VT
Marker/Plot: 79
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 71913461

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, Mother, 11/02/1868
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

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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Pine Hill Cemetery, Brandon, VT

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Rial F. Carr

In Sheridan Hospital, Va., Nov. 13, 1864, of a wound received Oct. 19, at the Battle of Cedar Creek, Rial Fayette Carr, son of Caleb and Almina Carr of this town, aged 19 years and 12 days, a member of Co. H., 11th Vt. Reg. of Heavy Artillery.

In a letter from the Ward master of Hospital, to his parents, informing them of his death, they are assured that it was well with their boy; that he was prepared, through the love of Christ, to leave this battle-field of life and lay his armor by for a rest in Heaven.

Hemenway's Historical Gazetteer, 1877, iii:497

Submitted By Deanna French.

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