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Bushnell, Augustus T.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 26, credited to Georgia, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/9/62, m/i 7/9/62, MSCN, Co. A, 9th VT INF, dis/dsb 5/28/63

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VITALS

Birth: 1836, Georgia, VT
Death: 1910

Burial: Georgia Plains Cemetery, Georgia, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/8/1886; widow Mary M., 5/2/1910, VT
Portrait?: Charles Collection, VHS Collections
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

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Georgia Plains Cemetery, Georgia, VT

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Photo

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Obituary

GEORGIA

The funeral of Augustus Bushnell was held at the Methodist Church Tuesday, the Rev. G. C. McDougall officiating. The casket was draped with the Stars and Stripes and covered with flowers. A quartette composed of B. Wood, E. B. Wood, William Rankin and Clarence Newton rendered several selections. The remains were taken to Georgia Plain for burial.

Source: Burlington Free Press, March 14, 1910
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.