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Mayhew, Alfred
Age: 18, credited to Cornwall, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 12/11/63, m/i 12/30/63, Pvt, Co. K, 1st VT CAV, BGLR, tr to Co. C 6/21/65, pow, Mechanicsville, 3/1/64, prld 4/16/64, m/o 8/9/65

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Birth: abt 1841, Canada
Death: 11/19/1914

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: None

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Alfred Mayhew died Thursday afternoon at his home on Branch Street Extension of heart trouble. Following a short illness. He was born in Canada June 17, 1845, and had been a resident of Bennington for several years. He was a member of Company K, 1st Vermont Cavalry, and had been an inmate at the Soldiers Home here. The funeral will be held from St. Francis de Sales church Monday morning, and the body will be taken to Middlebury for burial. He leaves his widow, and two sons.

Bennington Evening Banner, Nov, 20, 1914

Courtesy of Deanna French.