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Pratt, John Edward


Age: 22, credited to Bennington, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: comn CPT, Co. A, 4th VT INF, 8/27/61 (8/27/61), pr MAJ 4/30/64 (5/9/64), pow, Weldon Railroad, 6/23/64, prld 3/1/65, pr LTC 3/14/65 (3/20/65), m/o /7/13/65

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Birth: 02/07/1835, Bennington, VT
Death: 10/11/1882

Burial: Village Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Marker/Plot: Lot 232F
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Boudreau
Findagrave Memorial #: 13245186


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Gibson Collection, VHS Collections
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: Co. A 4th Vermont Photo


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Village Cemetery, Bennington, VT

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Vermont Officers Reunion Society Collection
Courtesy Vermont Historical Society

(Gibson Collection)


Colonel Hooker received a dispatch Monday stating that Col. John E. Pratt of Bennington, died suddenly at this place on Sunday. Col. Pratt was the lieutenant-colonel of the Fourth Vermont, and served during the entire war as captain of Co. A., the Bennington company. He was a gallant officer, and highly esteemed by all who knew him. The funeral took place Tuesday afternoon.

Source: Vermont Watchman and State Journal, October 11, 1882
Courtesy of Deanna French

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