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Lockwood, Ambrose

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 25, credited to Rockingham, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 12/26/64, m/i 12/26/64, Pvt, Co. B, 11th VT INF, m/o 8/25/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1839, Middletown, NJ
Death: 04/22/1915

Burial: Melrose Cemetery, Brockton, MA
Marker/Plot: 97 Central
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 123729635

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/31/1904, MA, 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


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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

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Melrose Cemetery, Brockton, MA

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Obituary

WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG
Ambrose Lockwood, Aged 77, Dead at Home in Brockton

Brockton, April 21. - Ambrose Lockwood, aged 77, a veteran of the Civil War, died today at his home, 27 Oak st.

He was born in Middleton, N.J. He enlisted in the 16th New York Regiment and took part in several battles.

At Gettysburg Mr. Lockwood was slightly injured. He was one of the 350 survivors of a regiment of more than 1000. Later he enlisted in the 11th Vermont Regiment.

Mr. Lockwood was a member of Montello Lodge, K. of P.

Source: Boston Globe, April 22, 1915
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.