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Griswold, LeRoy S.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 23, credited to Eden, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/16/62, m/i 7/9/62, CPL, Co. H, 9th VT INF, dis/dsb 7/22/63

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VITALS

Birth: 11/11/1838, Johnson, VT
Death: 03/31/1928

Burial: Village Cemetery, Hyde Park, VT
Marker/Plot: 29
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 44770644

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/13/1863
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

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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Village Cemetery, Hyde Park, VT

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Leroy S. Griswold

News & CITIZEN: APRIL 4, 1928

LEROY S. GRISWOLD DIES SUDDENLY

AT HIS HOME IN HYDE PARK, AGED 90 YEARS

Leroy S. Griswold of Hyde Park died suddenly early Saturday morning. He had been in usual health all winter and retired as usual Friday night, and arose and dressed himself at the usual hour Saturday morning, but died before leaving his room.

The funeral was held Monday afternoon at his late home, with burial in the Hyde Park Cemetery.

Mr. Griswold was in his 90th year, and had been a resident of Hyde Park for many years. Since the death of his wife, several years ago, he had lived with his daughter, Mrs. Palmer G. Blake. He is survived by four daughters, Mrs. Blake of Hyde Park, Mrs. Eva Boyce and Mrs. William Warren, both of California, and Mrs. George Leland of Stanford, Conn., and by one son, Ernest Griswold of Johnson. he also leaves several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Submitted by Deanna French.