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Sessions, George H.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Manchester, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF, VRC
Service: enl in VRC 7/15/63, tr to Co. E, 5th VT INF, 5/7/64, as Pvt, comn 1LT, Co. I, 6/9/64 (7/11/64), pr CPT, Co. E, 10/10/64 (12/22/64), m/o 6/29/65

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VITALS

Birth: 07/17/1842, Manchester, VT
Death: 10/03/1915

Burial: Factory Point Cemetery, Manchester, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 195177599

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Italo 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: None

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Factory Point Cemetery, Manchester, VT

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John Gibson Collection

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Obituary

Capt. George H. Sessions, veteran of the Civil War, and an old and long respected citizen of this village, died at his home here Sunday night, Oct. 3d, at the age of 73 years. He had been very feeble for the past several months. Three sons: Arthur of this village; William, of Oneonta, N.Y.; and George who resides in the West; and one daughter, Mrs. Alton Morehouse, of Troy, N.Y., survive. The funeral was held at his late home Wednesday at 2 p.m.

Source: Manchester Journal, Oct. 7, 1915
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.