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Cook, Jacob L.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Wallingford, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF, 5th VT INF
Service: enl 8/24/61, m/i 9/21/61, CPL, Co. A, 4th VT INF, red, dis/dsb 8/9/62; enl 2/7/65, m/i 2/7/65, Pvt, Co. B, 5th VT INF, m/o 6/29/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1840, Wallingford, VT
Death: 06/27/1921

Burial: Green Hill Cemetery, Wallingford, VT
Marker/Plot: 18 (Section 3)
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 76372137

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, death date/location; both units
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: CA
(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: Died at Soldiers' Home, Sawtelle, CA; originally buried there, reinterred

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BURIAL:

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Green Hill Cemetery, Wallingford, VT

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Obituary

SOUTH WALLINGFORD

Jacob L. Cook, 81, a former resident, died June 26 in the soldiers' home in Sawtelle, Cal., according to word received by Rollin C. Stafford. The body will arrive here next week, when services will be held. Burial will be in Wallingford.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, July 1, 1921

SOUTH WALLINGFORD The funeral of Jacob L. Cook, formerly of this town, late of California, was held at the Union church Friday.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, July 1, 1921
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.

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