Age: 18, credited to Randolph, VTVITALS
Birth: 07/12/1845, Middlebury, VTADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: Trask, MartinDESCENDANTS
Lower Branch Cemetery, Braintree, VT
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and other veterans who may be buried there.
CIVIL WAR VETERAN DIES
Bennington, Nov. 21 – Martin Sargent, who enlisted in the Civil War in Company F of the 12th Vermont volunteers under the name Martin Trask, died during the night at the Vermont soldiers' home here and the remains were taken today to Randolph for interment. He was a native of Middlebury, but had lived in Randolph for many years. His first enlistment was made in Braintree on August 12, 1862. He was mustered out in July of the following year and re-enlisted in Company M of the First Vermont cavalry. He continued in the service until the close of the war. He was 74 years old and leaves a widow and four daughters, three of whom are married.
Burlington Free Press, Nov 27, 1919
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.