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Eames, Luther

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 24, credited to Wilmington, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 9/2/61, m/i 9/21/61, Pvt, Co. I, 4th VT INF, reen 12/15/63, pr CPL 10/10/62, tr to Co. F, 2/25/65, m/o 7/13/65, pow, Weldon Railroad, 6/23/64, prld 2/26/65

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VITALS

Birth: 07/08/1834, Whitingham, VT
Death: 11/26/1905

Burial: Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Marker/Plot: Section 1 #B-20
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 95667427

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/16/1880
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

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Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT

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Luther Eames

Bennington Banner

Monday, November 27, 1905

Luther Ames died at the Soldiers' home hospital Sunday of a complication of diseases. He was 71 years of age and was admitted to the home from Wilmington last July. A good share of the time had been spent in the hospital. He served during the rebellion in Co. F, 4th Vt. Vols. He will be buried in the home cemetery.

Contributed by Tom Boudreau