Age: 24, credited to Hinesburg, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF, 14th VT INF
Service: enl 9/8/62, m/i 10/21/62, Pvt, Co. G, 14th VT INF, m/o 7/30/63; enl 12/18/63, m/i 1/4/64, Pvt, Co. F, 9th VT INF, tr to Co. B, 6/13/65, m/o 12/1/65
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Birth: abt 1838, Ireland
Burial: Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cemetery, Charlotte, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 28096296
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 2/20/1879; widow Ellen, 5/4/1889, VT
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)
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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Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cemetery, Charlotte, VT
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Patrick Furlong, a pensioner of the civil war, was run over by a manure wagon, the hind wheels passing across his bowels, and he has small chances of recovery.
Source: Burlington Free Press, June 1, 1888.
Patrick Furlong died June 18 from injuries received in being run over by a farm wagon.
Source: Burlington Free Press, June 26, 1888.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.