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Mandigo, George W.
Age: 30, credited to Mount Holly, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 12/21/63, m/i 1/12/64, Pvt, Co. K, 11th VT INF, tr to Co. A 6/24/65, m/o 8/25/65

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Birth: 06/1832, Canada
Death: 03/29/1919

Burial: Cavendish Village Cemetery, Cavendish, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joie Finley Morris +

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: 4th death at the Bennington Soldiers' Home in 1919.

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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Cavendish Village Cemetery, Cavendish, VT

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George W. Mandigo

The Vermont Journal, April 11, 1919


Death of George W. Mandigo

George W. Mandigo died at the Soldiers' Home on Saturday, March 29, and was taken to Cavendish for burial and funeral Thursday, which was held at the Baptist church at 3 p.m., with Rev. J. B. Reardon of Barre officiating and Rev. R. N. Allen assisting. Burial was at the Cavendish cemetery. Ceremonies were performed by the Masonic lodge of Ludlow at the church and a few old veterans of the Civil war were present, the deceased being a member of Co. K, 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery.

Those present from out of town were Charles W. Mandigo, a son; Mrs. Alma L. Gardyne of North Danby, a sister; Miss Carrie Benson, and a niece, Mrs. Dana Spafford, of Troy, N. Y.

Mr. Mandigo was a former hotel keeper here and also in Proctorsville and Ludlow. He was in his 87th year.

Contributed by Cathy Hoyt.