Age: 27, credited to Braintree, VTVITALS
Birth: 1835, Saint Antoine, PQ, CanadaADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: Giard, PierreDESCENDANTS
Holy Cross Cemetery, Randolph, VT
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and other veterans who may be buried there.
On September 27th, 1893, Peter Jerd received his final discharge from the ranks of the living. He was loyal to his country in the hour of her need, serving faithfully in Co. C, 2d Reg't Vt. Vols. He was also a true and faithful comrade of the G.A.R. Therefore be itRESOLVED, That in his death U.S. Grant Post has lost another one of its members.
RESOLVED, That, as a token of respect, the Post colors be draped in mourning for thirty days.
RESOLVED, That to the widow and children, we tender our sincere sympathy in this, their bereavement.
RESOLVED, That a copy of these resolutions be presented to the family of our late comrade and one be published in the HERALD and NEWS.
West Randolph Herald and News, Nov. 2, 1893
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.