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Elliott, Alden J.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 28, credited to Starksboro, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF, 9th VT INF
Service: enl 9/3/61, m/i 9/16/61, Pvt, Co. B, 5th VT INF, dis/dsb 5/22/62; enl 12/19/63, m/i 1/6/64, Pvt, Co. B, 9th VT INF, tr to Co. C, 6/13/65, m/o 12/1/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1835, Starksboro, VT
Death: 11/14/1920

Burial: Jerusalem Cemetery, Starksboro, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/16/1878; widow Emeline J., 12/8/1920, 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: Died in Huntington, VT

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 unit's Organization and Service for details.


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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Jerusalem Cemetery, Starksboro, VT

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Obituary

HUNTINGTON CENTER

Alden Elliot, an aged and respected citizen, died Sunday afternoon at his home in Hanksville at the advanced age of 84 years. He is survived by an aged wife and one daughter, Mrs. A. E. Carpenter. The funeral was held Wednesday at the school house in South Starksboro, the Rev. Thomas Adams officiating.

Source: Burlington Free Press, November 18, 1920
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.