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Spencer, Albert D.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Bennington, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF, 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, Pvt, Co. K, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; enl 10/7/61, m/i 11/19/61, CPL, Co. H, 1st VT CAV, m/o 11/4/62

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VITALS

Birth: 08/23/1847, Bennington, VT
Death: 01/23/1906

Burial: Grandview Cemetery, Shaftsbury, 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)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/4/1898, VT
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: IL, VT, WI
(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 in Panama of marlia, per obituary; is this a cenotaph?

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BURIAL:

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Grandview Cemetery, Shaftsbury, VT

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Obituary

Bennington Banner
Tues. Jan. 30, 1906

ALBERT D. SPENCER DEAD

Died January 24 at Panama of Malarial Fever.

News has been received of the death at Panama January 24 from malarial fever of Albert D. Spencer, a former resident. No further particulars have been received. Mr. Spencer was 63 years of age. He served in Companies K and H First Vermont Cavalry during the civil war.

Contributed by Tom Boudreau.