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Rickard, Benjamin Rollin

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Hartland, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 8/18/62, m/i 9/30/62, Pvt, Co. E, 4th VT INF, dis/dsb 2/22/63

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1843, Middlesex, VT
Death: 03/24/1863

Burial: Prosper Cemetery, Woodstock, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 62458095

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not found
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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Prosper Cemetery, Woodstock, VT

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Obituary

Benj. Rollins, Co. E, 4th regiment, died at Hartland, March 24, aged 24 years.

Source: Vermont Watchman and State Journal, May 15, 1863
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.

Obituary

In Hartland, March 24, of diseases contracted in the army, Benjamin Rollin, oldest son of Dr. B. G. and L. W. Rickard, aged 20 a member of Co. E, 4th Vt. Reg.

Source: The Vermont Journal, 9 May 1863
Contributed by Cathy Hoyt.