Age: 18, credited to Shrewsbury, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/1/64, m/i 8/1/64, Pvt, Co. B, 11th VT INF, m/o 8/25/65
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Birth: abt 1846, Canada
Burial: St. Anns Cemetery, Cranston, RI
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/10/1888, VT
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)
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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St. Anns Cemetery, Cranston, RI
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From the Providence (R.I.) Journal, Feb. 5, 1919:
DESAUTEL - In this city, on the 3rd inst., Alfred, husband of the late Minnie Desautel.
Funeral Wednesday morning, the 5th inst., at 8:30 o'clock, from the residence of his granddaughter, Mrs. Victor Girard, 611 North Main street. Requiem mass at the Church of the Holy Name at 9 o'clock. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Auto cortege. Member of Ethan Allen Post No. 34, Vermont GAR
A link to his Find a Grave page.
Contributed by Jen Snoots.