Vermont Flag Site Logo

Lund, Rufus C.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Groton, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF
Service: enl 8/12/62, m/i 9/22/62, Pvt, Co. F, 3rd VT INF, dsrtd 7/27/63, rtnd 8/28/63, tr to Co. K, 7/25/64, m/o 6/19/65

See Legend for expansion of abbreviations

VITALS

Birth: 02/20/1840, Groton, VT
Death: 12/02/1916

Burial: Groton Cemetery, Groton, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 63063801

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: ME
(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

(Are you a descendant, but not listed? Register today)

BURIAL:

Copyright notice

Tombstone

Tombstone

Groton Cemetery, Groton, VT

Check the cemetery for location/directions and other veterans who may be buried there.


Obituary

GROTON.
Death of Rufus Lund, a Civil War Veteran

Rufus Lund died at the home of his son, Percy Lund, in Bradford Saturday night. He has lived alone here in town for several years until his health became so poor he was not able to stay alone, when he went to live with his son. He was 77 years of age and served in the Civil War. He leaves three sons, Percy of Bradford, Lewis of Groton and Hall, who lives in New Hampshire. The funeral was held Tuesday at the Baptist church here. Rev. G.D. Gould officiated and burial was in the village cemetery.

Source: St. Johnsbury Caledonian, Dec. 13, 1916
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.

Previous Page