Grant, Albert D.
Age: 18, credited to West Fairlee, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF, 15th VT INF
Service: enl 8/29/62, m/i 10/22/62, Pvt, Co. A, 15th VT INF, m/o 8/5/63; enl 12/1/63, m/i 12/10/63, Pvt, Co. K, 8th VT INF, wdd, Cedar Creek, 10/19/64, dis/wds 6/29/65
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Birth: abt 1844, Fairlee, VT
Burial: Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett, MA
Marker/Plot: No_Marker; 2369 Laurel Hill Path I
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
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: Plot info provided by cemetery. This soldier is buried in a single, unmarked grave. 8th Vt. History off-site
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Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett, MA
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(Compiled Military Service Record)
Source: St. Albans Daily Messenger, Oct. 17, 1905
Albert D. Grant
Albert D. Grant, aged 81 years, a night inspector for the customs port of Boston, and a veteran in the Civil War, died Sunday at his home in Chelsea, Mass. Mr. Grant was a native of West Fairlee. When the Civil War broke out he went out as a private in Co. A, 17th Vt. Vols. At the expiration of his nine months service he re-enlisted as private in Co. C, 8th Vt. Vols. Several years after the close of the war he went to Kansas, where he engaged in the stock raising business. About twenty-one years ago he moved to Chelsea, and for about a decade was in the harness-making business there. Eleven years ago he was appointed an inspector in the Boston custom service.
Contributed by Tom Boudreau.
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