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Collins, Albert A.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 43, credited to Wolcott, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF, VRC
Service: enl 8/9/62, m/i 9/1/62, PVT, Co. D, 11th VT INF, tr to Co. E, 9th VRC 12/31/63, m/o 6/26/65

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1819, Corinth, VT
Death: 10/25/1884

Burial: Corinth Corners Cemetery, Corinth, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 137125292

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/16/1865; widow Mary P., 2/5/1885, VT
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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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

Corinth Corners Cemetery, Corinth, VT

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Obituary

Strafford. - Died October 25th, Albert A Collins, a native of Corinth, aged sixty-five years. Mr. Collins became a citizen of this town some ten years since and gained the respect of all who became acquainted with him. He was elected selectman several years in succession and held the office till prostrated by disease. By his death we have lost a good citizen, neighbor and Christian.

Source: Vermont Watchman and State Journal, October 29, 1884.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.