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Lescarbo, Joseph

MILITARY SERVICE

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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VITALS

Birth: 1822, Montreal, Canada East
Death: 10/29/1901

Burial: Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Marker/Plot: 4
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 133260672

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: Carbo, Joseph
Pension?: Yes, 7/23/1890, VT; widow Sophia, 12/17/1902, VT, not approved
Portrait?: Unknown
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

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT

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Obituary

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.