Bushnell, Augustus T.
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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Birth: 1836, Georgia, VT
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)
Alias?: None noted
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)
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 blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.
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Georgia Plains Cemetery, Georgia, VT
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Courtesy Vermont Historical Society
Georgia -- The sudden death of Augustus Bushnell occurred Saturday night at 10 o'clock. Mr. Bushnell was 73 years old, and always lived on the farm where he died.
He was a veteran of the Civil war, member of the G.A.R., leader of the Georgia band, and a respected citizen. He leaves a wife, Mary (Willey) Bushnell, two sons, Wilbur and Titus, of this town, and several grandchildren. The funeral was held at the house Monday.
Source: Burlington Weekly Free Press, March 10, 1910
Courtesy of Deanna French