Age: 23, credited to Marshfield, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF, USA
Service: enl 5/7/61, m/i 6/20/61, Pvt, Co. F, 2nd VT INF, wdd n/d., dis/wds 10/31/62; also Co. C, 1st US CAV
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Birth: abt 1838, Ireland
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/12/1887, VT
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(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: Buried in Newton, MA
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Patrick Mahar, Co. F, 2d Vt., who died at Vermont Soldiers' Home January 20, enlisted May 20, 1861, was admitted to the Home July 20, 1891, ans was buried at Newton, Mass.
Source: Burlington Weekly Free Press, 28 Jan 18982
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.