Age: 39, credited to Wilmington, VT
Unit(s): 16th VT INF
Service: enl 9/3/62, m/i 10/23/62, 5SGT, Co. F, 16th VT INF, m/o 8/10/63
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Birth: 1823, Guilford, VT
Burial: Restland Cemetery, Wilmington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Boudreau
Findagrave Memorial #: 124380191
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/29/1891, VT
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)
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Restland Cemetery, Wilmington, VT
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North Adams Transcript
March 26, 1897
George Rose died on Thursday, March 18 from pneumonia. He was taken sick on the Thursday previous and went to Dr. Page for medical advice and was taken so sick that he could not be removed till after his death, when his remains were taken to the residence of C. D. Spencer whose wife was his adopted daughter. The funeral was held Sunday.
A prayer was said at the house at 12 o'clock then going to the M.E. church at 1 o'clock where the funeral services were held. The members of the local G.A.R. post, of which the deceased was member and last year was commander, was in attendance. After the address by the Rev. J.E. Farrow the ritual of the order was read at the grave. The interment took place at the village cemetery by the side of his wife. The bearers were David Ballou, John Stanley, H. A. Wellman, Faxon Fisher, Kendall P. Ames and Fred Moore.
Contributed by Tom Boudreau