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Baker, Lewis A.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 16, credited to Brandon, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 2/4/65, m/i 2/4/65, PVT, Co. F, 5th VT INF, m/o 6/24/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1849, Middlebury, VT
Death: 03/03/1919

Burial: Brookside Cemetery, Leicester, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 98618649

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/14/1870; widow Julia E., 4/30/1919, 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

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Brookside Cemetery, Leicester, VT

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Courtesy of Bernie Noble

Obituary

L. A. Baker, who died recently in Leicester, where he and Mrs. Baker have lived for the past year, was for many years the trustworthy caretaker of the cottages at Spring Grove, Camp Ground and he and his family occupied one of the cottages the year round. He was a respected citizen and made many friends here. Mr. Baker was a veteran of the Civil War and was usually present at our exercises on Memorial Day.

Source: Middlebury Register, March 14, 1919
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.

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