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Crane, Thomas S.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Brookline, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 8/24/64, m/i 8/24/64, Pvt, Co. K, 9th VT INF, m/o 5/25/65

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VITALS

Birth: 05/14/1842, Brookline, VT
Death: 04/18/1909

Burial: Oakwood Cemetery, Townshend, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 118644123

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/6/1883, 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: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Oakwood Cemetery, Townshend, VT

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Obituary

Townshend.
Thomas Crane, 68, died at his home on Sunday morning. Mr. Crane was born in Brookline in 1841 and had lived most of his life in Townshend. He is survived by two sisters, Mrs. Bush of Brookline and a sister in Springfield, Mass., and three children, Mrs. George Boutell, Mary and Sidney Crane. The funeral services were held at the house on Tuesday at 10 a.m., Rev. Mr. McIntyre officiating, and a Grand Army service a the grave. The burial was in Oakwood cemetery.

Source: The Brattleboro Reformer, 23 Apr 1909
Transcribed by Tom Ledoux