Campbell, Alexander Jr.
Age: 27, credited to Montpelier, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: 2nd Co. Vt. Drafted Men; enl 7/13/63, m/i 7/13/63, PVT, Co. K, 6th VT INF, wdd, Charles Town, 8/21/64, m/o 5/13/65
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Birth: 1839, Unknown
Burial: St. Augustine Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 117389010
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/21/1865
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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St. Augustine Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
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St. Albans Daily Messenger
July 26, 1905
DEATH RELEASED PRISONER
Alexander Campbell Died in Jail of Alcoholism
Montpelier, July 26 - Alexander Campbell, who was arrested for intoxication last Saturday and sentenced in city court Monday to twenty days in Washington county jail, died at an early hour this morning of acute alcoholism. He became ill in jail and a physician was summoned. He appeared worse last evening, and a physician was again called., but he was more comfortable shortly after midnight and went to sleep. At 6:30 o'clock this morning an attendant entered his cell with medicine and found him dead.
Campbell was 69 years old. He had lived here practically all his life, his trade being that of a stone mason. He was a veteran of the Civil War, having served in Co. A, 6th Vt. Vols.
Contributed by Tom Boudreau.