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Vance, Martin V. B.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 23, credited to Bradford, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 10/21/61, m/i 11/19/61, PVT, Co. D, 1st VT CAV, pr CPL 9/30/62, reen 2/24/64, pr QMSGT, 7/1/64, pr 1SGT, 12/1/64, comn 2LT, 5/9/65 (5/20/65), tr to Co. C, 6/21/65, m/o 8/9/65

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VITALS

Birth: 06/04/1838, Wolcott, VT
Death: 07/27/1910

Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Lunenburg, VT
Marker/Plot: 20
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Monica White
Findagrave Memorial #: 121538917

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, minor, 9/13/1910, VT
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: None

DESCENDANTS

Grandfather of Sue Fox, -

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Riverside Cemetery, Lunenburg, VT

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Obituary

Martin V.B. Vance, 72, a state senator from Essex county, died Wednesday evening from the effects of a shock which he suffered Sunday evening. Mr. Vance had been a prominent business man in Lunenburg. He had held the office of town clerk and treasurer since 1889. He was a veteran of the civil war, having enlisted in Company B, 1st Vermont Cavalry, as a private, . He was discharged as a second lieutenant.

Source: Brattleboro Reformer, July 29, 1910
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.