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Foster, Daniel J.


Age: 27, credited to Berkshire, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF, 5th VT INF
Service: unassigned recruit, 3rd VT INF; enl 3/8/65, m/i 3/8/65, Pvt, Co. H, 5th VT INF, m/o 6/29/65

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Birth: 02/28/1838, Franklin, VT
Death: 10/29/1920

Burial: Westfield Association Cemetery, Westfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 112911610


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/3/1885
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(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: 11th death at the Bennington Soldiers' Home in 1920.


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Westfield Association Cemetery, Westfield, VT

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Daniel J. Foster

St. Albans Daily Messenger
Nov. 2, 1920
Daniel J. Foster died at the Soldiers' Home in Bennington early Friday morning October 29, having been brought there June 12 from Troy. He was born in Franklin February 28, 1838, and was never married. He enlisted for one year from Berkshire march 8, 1865 in Company H, 5th Vermont, and was mustered out with his regiment June 29, 1865. The body was taken to Troy for burial.

Submitted by Tom Boudreau.