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LaPoint, Joseph

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Grand Isle, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 7/22/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. K, 11th VT INF, pow, Weldon Railroad, 6/23/64, Andersonville, d/prison 11/5/64 (Scorbutus)

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1844, Grand Isle, VT
Death: 11/05/1864

Burial: Andersonville National Cemetery, Andersonville, GA
Marker/Plot: H/11827
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 51139207

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, mother Amelia, 9/12/1878, not approved
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

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


DESCENDANTS

3rd Great Grandfather of Wendall Gilbert, Cannon Falls, MN

3rd Great Grandfather of Laurie Gilbert-Carwile , Columbus, GA

2nd Great Granduncle of Colleen Fleming Goodrich, West Rutland, VT

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BURIAL:

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Andersonville National Cemetery, GA

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