Recor, Henry H.
Age: 19, credited to Williamstown, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF, 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/22/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. D, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63; also substitute - enl 6/4/64, m/i 6/4/64, PVT, Co. A, 5th VT INF, pr CPL 1/2/65, wdd, Petersburg, 4/2/65, m/o 7/11/65
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Birth: abt 1843, Plattsburgh, NY
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/11/1866; widow Almira H., 4/11/1903, NH
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: Died in Manchester, NH; buried in Barre, VT. See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia
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The remains of Henry Recor, who died Wednesday in Manchester, N.H., were taken to Barre Thursday afternoon. He was a veteran of the Civil War and color bearer of the 5th Vermont. He was a brother of William Recor of this city.
Source: Argus and Patriot, April 1, 1903
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.