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French, Albert

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Barre, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 5/26/64, m/i 5/26/64, Pvt, Co. E, 5th VT INF, m/o 5/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1842, Barre, VT
Death: 12/24/1922

Burial: Elmwood Cemetery, Barre, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Monica White
Findagrave Memorial #: 95573731

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/21/1879
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

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Elmwood Cemetery, Barre, VT

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Obituary

ALBERT FRENCH
Native of Barre and Veteran of Civil War.

Albert French, who was born in Barre, Feb. 23, 1842, died Dec. 24 at the home of his brother, R. G. French, in South Barre, after many years of invalidism, death resulting from a general breaking down. For the past year he had been cared for in his brother's home. Mr. French was a veteran of the Civil war and was an attendant at the Universalist church. R. G. French is now the last survivor of a family of 13 children.

The funeral was held at the French home this afternoon at 2 o'clock, Rev. W. H. Skeels, pastor of the Universalist church, officiating. Interment was in Elmwood cemetery.

Source: Barre Daily Times, December 26, 1922
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.