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Thompson, John W.


Age: 0, credited to Bennington, VT
Unit(s): 55th MA INF
Service: Co. I, 55th MA INF

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Birth: 07/1847, Unknown
Death: 04/23/1904

Burial: Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 95712805


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(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 at Bennington Soldiers' Home


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Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT

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John Thompson

Bennington Banner

Mon. April 25, 1904

John Thompson, an inmate of the Soldiers' home died in the hospital Saturday night, the result of a paralytic shock that he had last Wednesday. He was 57 years of age, served during the rebellion in the 54th Massachusetts volunteers, and was admitted to the home from Bellows Falls. The funeral will be observed this afternoon, the burial being in the home cemetery.

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.

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