Dudley, Andrew Jackson
Age: 22, credited to Calais, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 7/15/62, m/i 9/1/62, PVT, Co. I, 11th VT INF, pr CPL 8/5/63, pr SGT 8/11/63, pr 1SGT 1/1/64, comn 2LT 9/2/64 (10/24/64), pr 1LT 12/2/64 (1/30/65), m/o 5/15/65
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Birth: 1840, Calais, VT
Burial: Fairview Cemetery, Calais, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 57077817
Alias?: None noted
Portrait?: VHS Collections
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: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career
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Fairview Cemetery, Calais, VT
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Vermont Officers Reunion Society Collection
Courtesy Vermont Historical Society
ANDREW DUDLEY WHO LEFT FOR THE WEST
MANY YEARS AGO
MONTPELIER, JUNE 16 --- The remains of Andrew J. Dudley, better known as "Jack" were brought to this city from Denver, Col., where he died suddenly, yesterday afternoon. Mr. Dudley was born in Calais 64 years ago and has spent most of his life on farms and ranches.
He served in the 11th Vermont regiment in the Civil War, rising to the rank of lieutenant. After the war he was custom-house officer at Newport for several years He was interested in several hotels for a time. He went to Washington about 30 years ago, and was on a horse ranch for some time, later going to Denver, where he was employed on the railroad.
He is survived by a niece, Mrs. Van R. Kent, who resides in Denver, and came home with the body, and two sisters, Mrs. A. M. Foster of Cabot, and Mrs. S. H. Foster of Calais, one brother, Martin, died some 40 years ago. The interment was in East Calais today.
Source: Barre Daily Times, June 16, 1906
Courtesy of Deanna French.