Age: 0, credited to Bennington, VT
Unit(s): 29th OH INF
Service: 29th OH INF
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Birth: abt 1836, Unknown
Burial: Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
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: 3rd death at the Bennington Soldiers' Home in 1919.
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Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT
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17 Feb 1919
James Bowler, who was born in Ireland in 1836, and who served in the 29th Ohio regiment during the civil war, died at the Soldiers' home this morning. He had been an inmate of the home during two different periods in all about four years. A daughter, living in North Dakota, is his only known relative. The burial will take place at the home cemetery probably tomorrow.
Feb. 18, 1919
The funeral of James Bowler, who died recently at the Soldiers' Home, was held this morning at 9 o'clock from the St. Francis de Sales church. Rev. R.J. Cahill officiated. The bearers were: Henry Eaton, W.J. Briggs, William Frenette and Patrick Lehaney. Burial was in the Soldiers Home Cemetery.
Contributed by Tom Boudreau.