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Callan, Patrick


Age: 39, credited to Sheldon, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 9/13/61, m/i 9/16/61, Pvt, Co. C, 5th VT INF, dis/dsb 5/29/62

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Birth: 1815, Ireland
Death: 07/05/1885

Burial: Holy Cross Cemetery, St. Albans, VT
Marker/Plot: No_Marker; Section B Row C
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 16468838


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/28/1862; widow Rose, 7/22/1885, 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: Plot info obtained from cemetery representative; soldier is buried in same plot as Rose.


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Holy Cross Cemetery, St. Albans, VT

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The funeral of the late Patrick Callan was held at St. Mary's church this morning, B. F. Kelley having charge of the ceremonies and Rev. Z. Druon officiating. Post Hurlbut, G.A.R., was represented by Commander Perkins and 23 comrades, who escorted the remains to the cemetery. The post had contributed generously to the support of Mr. Callan the past winter and spring and shred in the expense of his burial thus exemplifying one of the grand tenets of the order.

Source: St. Albans Daily Messenger, July 9, 1885
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.