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Gravelin, Peter

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 30, credited to Highgate, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT LARTY, 2nd NH INF
Service: enl, Dunbarton, NH,4/22/61, m/i, Pvt, Co. E, 2nd NH INF, reen 5/21/61, m/i 6/3/61, m/o 6/21/64; enl, Berlin, VT, 8/18/64, m/i 8/18/64, PVT, 3rd VT LARTY BTRY, m/o 6/15/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1829, Highgate, VT
Death: 02/12/1897

Burial: Village Cemetery, Greensboro, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Deanna French
Findagrave Memorial #: 74393615

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/16/1886
Portrait?: Unknown
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: None

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Village Cemetery, Greensboro, VT

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Obituary

Peter Gravelin of Greensboro died last Friday afternoon of pneumonia at the home of Lewis Wood, aged sixty-seven years. Mr. Gravelin came to Montpelier about ten days ago for a brief visit, and contracted a cold which developed into the disease which ended his life. Deceased came to Montpelier when he was six years old, and had always lived here until about seven years ago, when he moved to Greensboro. He was a brother of Francis Gravelin of this city. He enlisted from Montpelier in the Third Vermont Battery, and served faithfully until he was discharged. He had recently received an increase of pension, with about $700 arrearages. He leaves a widow.

Source: Vermont Watchman and State Journal, February 17, 1897
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.