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Rice, Morris T.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/23/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. C, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63

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VITALS

Birth: 1843, Sheldon, VT
Death: 05/24/1916

Burial: Highgate Center Cemetery, Highgate, VT
Marker/Plot: 4
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/8/1886
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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia

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BURIAL:

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Highgate Center Cemetery, Highgate, VT

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Obituary

Maurice Rice, a Highgate Center man, who had been called as a witness in a lawsuit, dropped dead just as he finished his testimony, may 24. He was 74 years old and had suffered several attacks of heart trouble within the past year. He was a Civil war veteran.

Source: Barre Times, May 27, 1916
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.