Age: 44, credited to Wilmington, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 1/5/64, m/i 1/5/64, Pvt, Co. E, 9th VT INF, tr to Co. I, 6/13/65, m/o 6/19/65
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Birth: 1815, Newport, VT
Burial: Newport Center Cemetery, Newport, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 189751741
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow
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: 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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Newport Center Cemetery, Newport, VT
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Luther Flanders, an old resident of this place, died very suddenly at his home Thursday night, the 12th inst. He leave an aged widow.
Source: Orleans County Monitor, 16 Apr 1906
Transcribed by Deanna French