Keeler, Lucius Noyes
Age: 0, credited to Vermont
Unit(s): 6th WI LARTY
Service: 6th WI LARTY
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Birth: abt 1835, Vermont
Burial: Washington Veterans Home Cemetery, Retsil, WA
Marker/Plot: Section 13, Grave 10
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kenyon Luce
Findagrave Memorial #: 5559321
Alias?: None Noted
Pension?: Yes, application date
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)
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Washington Veterans Home Cemetery, Retsil, WA
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C. M. Davis received word on Monday the sad news of the death of her brother, Lucius Noyes Keeler, at the Soldiers Home near Seattle. Wash. . Mr. Keeler was in his 82nd year, and was a veteran of the Civil War, having enlisted in the 6th Wisconsin Battery for three months at the first call of President Lincoln for volunteers. After serving for three months he re-enlisted for three years, served that time, then again enlisted until the war was over. He enlisted as a private, but was promoted to the rank of Second Lieutenant.
Mr. Keeler leaves a son in Alberta, Can. , and a daughter in Minneapolis, Minn, a brother, George Keeler, and a sister, Mrs. C. M. Davis, of this place.
News and Citizen, June 20, 1917
Courtesy of Deanna French.