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Bedell, Albert J.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 30, credited to Elmore, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/9/62, m/i 9/1/62, PVT, Co. A, 11th VT INF, m/o 6/24/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1832, Fayston, VT
Death: 01/12/1910

Burial: Mountain Road Cemetery, Elmore, VT
Marker/Plot: 1
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 14484936

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
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

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Mountain Road Cemetery, Elmore, VT

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News Item

Albert J. Bedell has been admitted to the soldiers home from Elmore. He served during the rebellion in Company A, First Vermont Heavy artillery - his original enlistment being in Elmore. He is 72 years of age and in fairly good health.

Source: Bennington Evening Banner, November 21, 1904.

Obituary

DEATH OF ALBERT BEDELL

Albert Bedell, a former resident of this town and Elmore died at the Waterbury State Hospital last Wednesday from pneumonia, after an illness of about four days. He had been an inmate of the hospital for about four years and was 80 years of age. The remains were brought here Saturday morning by B.K. Kelley and the funeral was held at the Advent Church Saturday afternoon, Rev. S.M. Wales officiating. The remains were placed in the tomb at Pleasant View cemetery and will later be interred in Elmore.

The deceased spent most of his life in Morristown and Elmore, and is survived by a widow, Mrs. Salome Bedell who is now stopping with a daughter Mrs. Averill Alexander on Elmore Street.
News and Citizen, January 19, 1910
Courtesy of Deanna French

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