Age: 32, credited to Strafford, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF, 11th VT INF
Service: enl, Fair Haven, 8/11/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. C, 11th VT INF, dsrtd 9/5/62; substitute - enl, Strafford, as Joseph Carbo, 1/20/65, m/i 1/20/65, PVT, Co. K, 8th VT INF, m/o 6/28/65
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Birth: 1822, Montreal, Canada East
Burial: Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 133260672
Alias?: Carbo, Joseph
Pension?: Yes, 7/23/1890, VT; widow Sophia, 12/17/1902, VT, not approved
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(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: Died at Bennington Soldiers' Home
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DEATH AT SOLDIERS' HOME
Died at Vermont Soldiers' Home October 20th, 1901, Joseph Carbo, aged 52 years, late private Co. K, Eighth Vermont Infantry. Deceased was admitted to the Home November 12th, 1900, coming from Fair Haven. Death number 138.
Source: Burlington Free Press, November 1, 1901
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.