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Morgan, Martin A.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Bennington, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 2/17/62, m/i 4/12/62, Pvt, Co. B, 2nd VT INF, pr CPL 2/7/65, m/o 4/20/65

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VITALS

Birth: 01/13/1844, Bennington, VT
Death: 10/10/1913

Burial: Park Lawn Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Marker/Plot: 130
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Boudreau

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
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MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
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

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BURIAL:

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Park Lawn Cemetery, Bennington, VT

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Obituary

MARTIN MORGAN DEAD
WAS A VETERAN OF COMPANY, B., SECOND VERMONT

Martin A. Morgan, a life long resident of Bennington, died Friday evening at the Soldiers Home, after an illness of two years. He was 69 years and ten months old, and a respected and esteemed citizen of the town.

He leaves a widow one son, Frank M. Morgan of Lexington, Mass., and one daughter, Mrs, George Remington of Bennington. He also leaves a brother, Henry W. Morgan of Cheshire, The funeral will be held Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the home of his daughter. On Jefferson Street.

During his active life Mr. Morgan was a farmer, and live in the South part of town. When obliged to give up active life 12 years ago, he went to the Soldiers Home, and has since been a resident there.

Mr. Morgan was a veteran of Company BB., Second Vermont, serving three years in the army., where he had a gallant record. He was a member of the Custer Post G.A.R.

Source: Bennington Evening Banner, October 11, 1913

Courtesy of Deanna French.

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