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Blossom, George Edward

Age: 20, credited to Rutland, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 8/22/61, m/i 9/16/61, Pvt, Co. G, 5th VT INF, reen 12/15/63, pr CPL 9/1/64, wdd, Cold Harbor, 6/3/64, m/o 6/29/65

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Birth: abt 1841, Woodstock, VT
Death: Before 03/14/1896

Burial: May be buried in ..., , VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer:

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Emily A.
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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Last known living in Rutland, VT in 1890
Check the cemetery for location/directions
and other veterans who may be buried there.

George E. Blossom

Rutland Daily Herald, Feb. 7, 1896

George E. Blossom died at his home on the Mendon road late Wednesday night. Mr. Blossom was a member of company G, 5th Vermont regiment, in the war of the rebellion. The funeral will be held at the Congregational church this afternoon at 2 o'clock.

Courtesy of Jennifer Snoots.