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Delong, Richard L.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Shaftsbury, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 8/26/61, m/i 9/16/61, Pvt, Co. B, 5th VT INF, reen 12/15/63, wdd, by being run over by cars 3/24/65, m/o 11/4/65

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VITALS

Birth: 06/26/1845, Starksboro, VT
Death: 12/23/1922

Burial: Greenwood Cemetery, Bristol, VT
Marker/Plot: 41
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
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

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BURIAL:

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Greenwood Cemetery, Bristol, VT

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Obituary

The funeral of Richard L. Delong, who died at his home in Taylor Avenue Saturday night, was held Wednesday at his late home and was private as Mrs. Delong is in a critical condition. Mr. Delong was a veteran of the Civil War and is survived by a widow and three children, George Delong and Mrs. C.W. Shattuck of this village and Mrs. Charles Lafayette if Ripon, Calif.

Source: Middlebury Register December 29, 1922
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.

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