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Holland, Alonzo

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 23, credited to Vermont
Unit(s): 1st MN INF
Service: enl, 11/18/61, Pvt, Co. K, 1st MN INF, tr 5/5/64, 1st BTLN MN INF, wdd, Jerusalem Plank Road, 6/21/64, m/o 11/18/64

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VITALS

Birth: 10/18/1838, Townshend, VT
Death: 11/10/1907

Burial: Woodlawn Cemetery, Winona, MN
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Mauer/Findagrave #47099437
Findagrave Memorial #: 43291388

MORE 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: None

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Gravestone

Woodlawn Cemetery, Winona, MN

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Obituary

TOWNSHEND.

Death of Alonzo Holland, a Native of This Town.

Following the receipt of a letter telling of the illness of her brother, Alonzo Holland, Mrs. Adelbert Mason received a letter this week containing the intelligence of his death from pneumonia Saturday, Nov. 9. He was the youngest of nine children of Joab and Phoebe (Stebbins) Holland who lived n what is now known as the Brigham farm on the western hills of this town. Mr. Holland followed relatives of his family west and settled in Winona, then a small place. He married Ella Kingsbury, whose family had gone there from Maine and went into business with her father commencing a grocery in a small way and building up a prosperous business, leaving at his death a large property. He was a person of influence in the community, being deeply interested in church work and giving largely. Hwe was a veteran of the civil war and was in the battle of Bull Run where he was wounded in the arm. His wife and a daughter living in Minneapolis survive him. Of his father's family there are two brothers also in the west and two sisters of this town. Mr. Holland was 69 years of age. Mr. and Mrs. Mason visited him in 1903.

Source: Brattleboro Reformer Nov. 15, 1907
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.



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