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Carr, David G.


Age: 22, credited to Chelsea, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF, 11th VT INF, 13th VT INF
Service: enl 9/30/61, m/i 10/15/61, Pvt, Co. F, 6th VT INF, m/o 6/21/62; enl 8/25/62, m/i10/10/62, Pvt, Co. I, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63; enl 8/8/64, m/i 8/8/64, Pvt, Co. E, 11th VT INF, m/o 6/24/65

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Birth: 1839, Williamstown, VT
Death: 02/22/1920

Burial: Highland Cemetery, Chelsea, VT
Marker/Plot: 234
Gravestone researcher/photographer: R. N. Ward Jr.
Findagrave Memorial #: 89066049


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/17/1869
Portrait?: 13th History
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: 13th Vt. History off-site

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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Highland Cemetery, Chelsea, VT

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(Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865)


DAVID G. CARR enlisted in Barre. He served with the company during its term of service and he also served in two other organizations, serving during nearly the whole time of the war. He Is now living In Chelsea.

Source: Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, p. 676



Aged man Died Yesterday in Washington.

David G. Carr, aged 81 years and a native of Williamstown, died yesterday morning at the home of Charles Dow of Washington, where he had been tenderly cared for the last eight years. His wife died many years ago. A week ago last Wednesday he was taken ill with pneumonia, which caused his death. Mr. Carr was a veteran of the Civil war.

He leaves a son, Ed. Carr, of New York and a daughter, Mrs. Eugene Densnore of Waterbury.

The funerl awill be held Tuesday morning at 9 o'clock at the Dow home, Rev. Mr. Nimmons of Washington officiating. The body will be interred in the cemetery in Chelsea village.

Source: Barre Times, Feb. 23, 1920
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.