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Johnson, Henry

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Rutland, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 5/8/61, m/i 6/20/61, Pvt, Co. B, 2nd VT INF, wdd, Wilderness, 5/5/64, m/o 6/29/64

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1842, Rutland, VT
Death: 09/04/1912

Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 27544699

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
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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BURIAL:

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Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT

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Obituary

Henry Johnson of Rutland, step-father of Mrs. Edward Estes, died suddenly of heart failure at the home of his son, George Johnson, last Wednesday in Taunton, Mass. Deceased was a veteran of the Civil War, being a member of Co.C, 2nd Vt. Reg., enlisting at Castleton. Mr. Johnson was born in Rutland, where he had lived most of his life and was a highly respected citizen. The body was removed from Taunton to Rutland where the funeral was held from his home on Friday the G.A.R. having charge of the services. The Rev. Mr. Osborne officiating. There was a profusion of flowers. Mr. Johnson's age was 70 years. He leaves a widow three sons, one daughter, and four step-children. For several years Mr. Johnson had made an annual visit to Woodford. Mr. and Mrs. Estes and daughter Ruth attended the funeral.

Source: Bennington Banner, Sep. 11, 1912
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.

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