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Smith, Andrew Aaron

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 16, credited to Colchester, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 8/15/62, m/i 9/29/62, Pvt, Co. L, 1st VT CAV, pr CPL 4/3/65, m/o 8/9/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1846, Vermont
Death: 03/15/1914

Burial: Wesleyan Cemetery, Cincinnati, OH
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?: Unknown
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: Died in Cincinnati, OH. Obituary indicates body to be shipped to Vermont for burial at Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington. To date no records have been found indicating that this occurred. He was originally buried in Wesleyan Cemetery, Cincinnati, OH 3/19/1914. This implies that he may have been moved elsewhere at a later date.

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BURIAL:

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Originally buried at Wesleyan Cemetery, Cincinnati, OH

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Obituary

Andrew A. Smith.

Word has been received in town of the death Sunday at Cincinnati, Ohio, of Andrew A. Smith, formerly of this city, a brother of H.C. Smith, the liveryman, and of Mrs. R.J. Perkins of Pearl street. The body will be brought here for burial in Lake View cemetery by the side of his wife, who was Sylvia MacMillan. Mr. Smith was a veteran of the Civil War, enlisting in Company L, 1st regiment of cavalry, Vermont volunteers, on August 15, 1862, and serving until the close of the war.

Source: Burlington Free Press, March 19, 1914
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.

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