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Holmes, Horace B.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Woodbury, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 8/20/61, m/i 9/12/61, Pvt, Co. H, 2nd VT INF, m/o 9/12/64

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VITALS

Birth: 09/08/1832, Milton, VT
Death: 04/11/1886

Burial: Plains-Green Lawn Cemetery, Morristown, VT
Marker/Plot: 1
Gravestone photographer: Deanna French
Findagrave Memorial #: 14402008

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/17/1864; widow Melvina A., 4/19/1886, VT
Portrait?: Italo Collection
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

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Valerie Smith Fredrickson,

2nd Great Grandfather of Paul D. Smith,

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

Plains-Green Lawn Cemetery, Morristown, VT

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Photo

Ed Italo Collection

Obituary

Calais

The remains of Horace Holmes were carried to Morrisville last Saturday and interred there by the Grand Army Post.

Source: Vermont Watchman and State Journal, May 12, 1886.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.