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Bush, Napoleon B.


Age: 23, credited to Bristol, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF, 8th VT INF
Service: enl 9/16/61, m/i 9/16/61, Pvt, Co. B, 5th VT INF, wdd, Savage's Station, 6/29/62, dis/wds, 1/7/63; enl 2/10/65, m/i 2/10/65, Pvt, Co. A, 8th VT INF, m/o 6/28/65

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Birth: 01/19/1838, Bristol, VT
Death: 07/26/1905

Burial: Greenwood Cemetery, Bristol, VT
Marker/Plot: 14
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 45788725


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 2/9/1863; widow Sarah 9/2/1905, 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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Greenwood Cemetery, Bristol, VT

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Courtesy of Bernie Noble



The body of Napoleon Bush, who died at his home in Shrewsbury, was brought her Friday for burial. He was in the civil war, a member of company B, 5th Vermont, and was discharged after serving one and one-half years, for wounds received in action.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, July 29, 1905
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.