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Dow, Lester K.


Age: 23, credited to Duxbury, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 8/25/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. B, 13th VT INF, pr CPL 2/25/63, wdd, Gettysburg, 7/3/63, m/o 7/21/63

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Birth: 01/06/1836, Duxbury, VT
Death: 12/15/1917

Burial: South Duxbury Cemetery, Duxbury, VT
Marker/Plot: No_Marker
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 113111951


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: 13th VT INF, off-site
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: Buried at this cemetery per 'Duxbury in the Civil War' - 1890 - Living in Plainfield, VT - 13th Vt. History off-site


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South Duxbury Cemetery, South Duxbury, VT

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Lester Dow, age 77 years, a resident of Plainfield for many years, died last night at Heaton Hospital in Montpellier, where he had been for treatment He was born in Duxbury, June 6, 1840, and spent his early life in that town. He went to Plainfield 38 years ago and made his home with Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Batchelder. He conducted a paint shop there.

Mr. Dow was a veteran of the Civil War. He leaves one sister. Mrs. Susan Kellogg and one brother, Mortimer Dow, both of Williamstown, Mass The funeral arrangement have not been completed, pending word from the relatives.

Source: Barre Daily Times, Dec. 15, 1917
Courtesy of Deanna French

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