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Currier, Henry A.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Chester, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF, 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/9/64, m/i 8/19/64, Pvt, Co. D, 9th VT INF, tr to 11th VT INF, Co. M, 1/20/65, m/o 6/19/65

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VITALS

Birth: 09/10/1846, Shoreham, VT
Death: 08/26/1913

Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Cornwall, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 46515171

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/1/1879; widow Mary J, 9/10/1918, 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: None

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

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Evergreen Cemetery, Cornwall, VT

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Obituary

CORNWALL

Henry Currier, who has been seriously ill for several weeks, died at his home in West Cornwall on Tuesday, Aug. 26, at the age of 67 years. Mr. Currier was a veteran of the Civil war, having served as a private in the Eleventh Vermont regiment, enlisting in the town of Chester, where he then resided. He leaves a wife, one daughter, Mrs. Charles Lavell, and a son, Fred Currier, of town. The funeral was attended at h is late home at 2 p. m.

Source: Middlebury Record, August 28, 1913.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.