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Sleeper, Van Buren

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 23, credited to Chelsea, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 5/13/61, m/i 6/20/61, Pvt, Co. E, 2nd VT INF, m/o 8/16/65, tr to SIG CORPS 8/1/63 [College: NU 61]

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VITALS

Birth: 02/22/1837, Chelsea, VT
Death: 09/17/1890

Burial: May be buried in ..., , VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
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Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: NU
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: more off-site

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BURIAL:

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Died in Corinth, VT

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Obituary

Van. B. Sleeper, ex city treasurer of Lowell, Mass., is dead. He was born in Chelsea, Vt. in 1839. He was elected city treasurer in 1883, and held the office until failing health compelled him to retire about three months ago.

Source: Burlington Weekly Free Press, Sept. 26, 1890

Courtesy of Deanna French

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