Rogers, Edward C.
Age: 21, credited to Orwell, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 8/29/61, m/i 9/16/61, Pvt, Co. F, 5th VT INF, reen 12/15/63, pr CPL 12/30/63, m/o 6/29/65
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Birth: abt 1840, Vermont
Burial: West Cemetery, Middlebury, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
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: There is no inscription for this soldier on the stone in the family plot. However, there is a Russel Post 89 GAR marker, of which the soldier was a member.
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West Cemetery, Middlebury, VT
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The remains of Edward C. Rogers were brought here from Framingham, Mass., accompanied by his two sons, Robert and William Rogers, and a grandson, Arthur Rogers and funeral services were held last Thursday, the Rev. Henry C. Newell of the local Congregational church officiating. Many old friends and acquaintances, including members of William P. Russell Post, No. 89, G.A.R., of which the deceased had formerly been an active member, attended. The interment was in the West cemetery. The bearers were his two sons, Robert and William Rogers, a grandson, Arthur Rogers, and a nephew, Charles Rogers.
The Orwell Citizen, Vergennes, VT, September 23, 1920,/p>
Submitted by Heidi McColgan