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Richmond, Kendrick

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Newport, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/11/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. F, 11th VT INF, m/o 3/30/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1841, Bethel, VT
Death: 09/05/1904

Burial: East Main Street Cemetery, Newport, VT
Marker/Plot: 157
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 58412559

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/17/1879; widow Mary E., 10/17/1904, VT
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: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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East Main Street Cemetery, Newport, VT

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Kendrick Richmond

St. Albans Daily Messenger
September 8, 1904

Death of Kendrick Richmond

Prominent G.A.R. Man Dies Suddenly in Newport Saturday Morning

Newport, Sept. 5. - Kendrick Richmond died this morning while sitting in his chair. He had just returned from an excursion. He was a prominent G.A.R. man and at one time was adjutant general. He was in Co. D, 11th Vt. Vols. He was born at Bethel and came to Newport several years ago. He was 64 years old. He is survived by an invalid wife, one son, and five daughters. He was a customs officer, his run being on the Canadian Pacific railroad to Richford.

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.