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Bissonette, Lewis N.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 34, credited to Hinesburg, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF, 14th VT INF, VRC
Service: enl 9/8/62, m/i 10/21/62, Pvt, Co. G, 14th VT INF, m/o 7/30/63; enl 12/17/63, m/i 1/4/64, Pvt, Co. F, 9th VT INF, tr to VRC 4/26/65, m/o 11/18/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1827, Canada East
Death: 05/20/1909

Burial: Village Cemetery, Hinesburg, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Deb Robichaud Belcher
Findagrave Memorial #: 155262268

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/30/1869
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: 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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Village Cemetery, Hinesburg, VT

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Obituary

HINESBURGH

Lewis Bissonette died Friday May21, and the funeral was held at his late residence on Sunday at 2 o'clock, the Rev. E. F. Greenleaf officiating. He was a veteran of the Civil War, and a member of Cummings Post, No. 37, G.A.R. Mrs. Emma Eaton of New York is called here by the death of her father Lewis Bissonette.

Source: Burlington Free Press, May 27, 1909
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.