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Goron, Joseph N.
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 31, credited to East Montpelier, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 8/16/62, m/i 9/22/62, PVT, Co. F, 2nd VT INF, pr CPL 9/1/64, pr SGT 1/1/65, wdd, Spotsylvania, 5/12/64, m/o 7/10/65

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VITALS
Birth: 1840, Canada
Death: 07/29/1900

Burial: Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Marker/Plot: 6
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: Died at Bennington Soldiers' Home
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BURIAL:
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Obituary

Death of Joseph N. Goron
End Came at Soldiers' Home He Lived Here Many Years

Bennington, July 30 Joseph N. Goron, of St. Albans, died at the Soldiers' Home here last night.

Mr. Goron was born near the city of Quebec about 1833, when a young man he went to Montpelier where he learned the shoemakers'' trade. At the outbreak of the civil war he enlisted and served faithfully through out the struggle.

He removed to St. Albans in 1871 where he continued to reside until ill health compelled him to seek admission to the Soldiers' Home a few months ago.

Four children survive him. Two daughters live in Troy, N.Y., and two sons Joseph, of St. Paul, Minn., and Eugene, of Cedar st., St. Albans.

Mr. Goron's wife died 12 years ago.

St. Albans Daily Messenger, July 30, 1900

Funeral of Joseph N. Goron

The funeral of Joseph N. Goron, formerly of this city, who died at the Soldiers' Home hospital at Bennington Sunday night, was observed there Wednesday morning. Rev. W.H. Washburn, of the Methodist church officiated. At his own request the burial was in the Home cemetery. Mr. Goron had been an inmate of the Home since March last.

St. Albans Daily Messenger, Aug. 2, 1900

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.