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O'Neil, Richard

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 28, credited to Sheldon, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF, VRC
Service: enl 8/23/62, m/i 9/15/62, PVT, Co. K, 6th VT INF, wdd 6/6/63, tr to VRC 11/20/64, m/o 7/14/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1837, Ireland
Death: 11/26/1875

Burial: St. Joseph Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: 4 East (C-332)
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/4/1865
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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St. Joseph Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Obituary

The funeral of Richard O'Neil will be attended from his late residence on South Battery street, at 7:30 Sunday morning. He was a distinguished soldier in the Sixth regiment and gave an arm to the service of his country. The members of Stannard Post, G. A. R., will attend in a body, and all returned soldiers are invited to join with them.

Source: Burlington Free Press, November 27, 1875.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.