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Individual Record

Walker, George W.

MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 0, credited to Brandon, VT
Unit(s): 13th IL INF
Service: 13th IL INF

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VITALS
Birth: 1824, Goshen, VT
Death: 02/07/1896

Burial: Forestdale Cemetery, Brandon, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
ADDITIONAL 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 at the Soldier's Home in Bennington, VT.
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BURIAL:
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Forestdale Cemetery, Brandon, VT

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Obituary

George W. Walker, late of the 13th Illinois Infantry, aged 72 years, died at the Soldiers Home on Friday. Comrade Walke enlisted May 24, 1861, and served three years. He was a native of Goshen, Vt., and was admitted to the Home Oct. 10. 1895, from East Middlebury, Vt., suffering from heart disease, and dropsy, and was always cared for at the hospital. This is the 64th death at the home. The present membership is 92. Twenty-four are cared for in the hospital, several of whom are over 80 years old.

Morrisville News and Citizen, February, 13, 1896

Courtesy of Deanna French.