Dunbar, Henry E.
Age: 33, credited to Newbury, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF
Service: enl 6/1/61, m/i 7/16/61, CPL, Co. C, 3rd VT INF, m/o 5/24/62
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Birth: 10/13/1827, Peacham, VT
Burial: Oxbow Cemetery, Newbury, VT
Findagrave Memorial #: 13442907
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow
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: He died in Malden MA; Cemetery searched, stone not found. WPA Graves Registration Card indicates "no marker."
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Oxbow Cemetery, Newbury, VT
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The remains of Henry Dunbar for many years a resident of this town, were brought here from Malden, Mass., on Monday for interment. The following notice is taken from the Malden City Press.
Henry E. Dunbar, an old and highly respected citizen, died Friday morning, at the age of 61 years, after a lingering illness. Services were held at his late home, on Salem place, on Sunday afternoon, and on Monday the remains were taken to Newbury, Vt., for burial. Mr. Dunbar was a veteran of the late war, having served in the Third Regt., Vermont Infantry, and while in the service contracted the disease which ultimately resulted in his death. He was also a member of a Vermont Masonic Lodge, and of the Malden Council of the Royal Areanum. He leaves a widow, a son, who is in California, and two married daughters, both residing in Malden, and both at present confined to their homes by illness.
United Opinion, March 29, 1889
Submitted by Heidi McColgan