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Brooks, Henry

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 37, credited to Bristol, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF, 5th VT INF
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, Pvt, Co. I, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; enl 8/27/61, m/i 9/16/61, Pvt, Co. B, 5th VT INF, pow, Savage's Station, 6/29/62, prld 7/25/62, wdd, Savage's Station, 6/29/62, dis/wds, 10/14/62 (pension - gsw rt leg & left shoulder)

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VITALS

Birth: 1824, Bristol, VT
Death: 04/04/1890

Burial: Greenwood Cemetery, Bristol, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 46078585

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/2/1863; widow Harriet, 5/7/1890, VT
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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BURIAL:

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Greenwood Cemetery, Bristol, VT

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Biography



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Courtesy of Bernie Noble

Obituary

BRISTOL

Henry Brooks was buried from the Commercial House last Sunday. He was a veteran of two wars, the Mexican and the Rebellion.

Source: Middlebury Register, April 11, 1890

BRISTOL

Henry Brooks was buried from the Commercial House last Sunday. He was a veteran of two wars, the Mexican and the Rebellion.

Source: Middlebury Register, April 11, 1890
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.